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of Broad Street, Islington, Birmingham
1862 George Edward Belliss acquired the business of his employer R. Bach and Co at 13-14 Broad Street, Islington, Birmingham, and went into partnership with Joseph J. Seekings, as Belliss and Seekings.
1862 Advertised as successors to R. Bach and Co, 13-14 Broad St, manufacturers of high pressure fixed steam engines, travelling portable steam engines, contractors' locomotives, flour mills, circular saw benches, steam boilers. Wrote a letter to a newspaper warning of damage to packages sent to 1862 Exhibition.
1862 Exhibition; vertical steam engine. Described as successors to R. Bach and Co. of Broad Street, Birmingham.
1866: Supplied 0-4-2WT locomotive Primus to Pike Brothers of Poole.
Mr Seekings subsequently moved to Gloucester, surviving for many years before dying c.1899, after which land he owned on corner of Hagley Road and Ladywood Road was sold; banks constructed on the site