Grace's Guide To British Industrial History

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Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 147,919 pages of information and 233,587 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 147,919 pages of information and 233,587 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

Coulson and Wear

From Graces Guide

of Rock Iron Works, Stamford

Partners were John Coulson and Richard Wear

1869 Advertisement. 'To OWNERS of ENGINES & THRASHING MACHINES. ALL kinds of Repairs done by Competent Workmen, in every branch of the trade. Cylinders bored and boilers tubed. Brass Castings made to order. By COULSON and WEAR, Engineers, Stamford.'[1]

1875 Advertisement. 'MESSRS. COULSON and WEAR beg to inform their friends and customers that they intend trying the first PLOUGHING ENGINE they have made on the double engine system at Mr. Robt. Chambers' Farm, Aunby, on the 5th and 6th of May, 2 miles from Essendine and Little Bytham Stations, 5 from Stamford, and they will be glad to meet any intending purchasers and machinists who may pay them a visit. Rock Ironworks, Stamford'[2]

1878 Company in Liquidation and plant for sale.[3]

1878 Premises taken over by the Rock Iron Works Co[4]

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Sources of Information

  1. Stamford Mercury - Friday 29 January 1869
  2. Stamford Mercury - Friday 30 April 1875
  3. Stamford Mercury - Friday 05 April 1878
  4. Stamford Mercury - Friday 30 August 1878