Grace's Guide

British Industrial History

Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 148,523 pages of information and 233,953 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

Daniel Stephens

From Graces Guide

Jump to: navigation, search

Daniel Stephens (c1845-1907)

1907 Obituary [1]

DANIEL STEPHENS died on October 19, 1907, at the age of sixty-two.

He was born at Blaengwastod near Llanelly, and at a comparatively early age went to Kidwelly, where he engaged in the manufacture of silica bricks and helped to lay the foundation of the industry with which the district is at the present time so closely associated. He established the firm of Stephens & Co., Dinas Silica Brick Works, Kidwelly. He was a Justice of the Peace, and a member of the South Wales Institute of Engineers.

He was elected a member of the Iron and Steel Institute in 1886.

See Also


Sources of Information