Edwin Thomas Wright
Edwin Thomas Wright ( -1877) of E. T. Wright and Son
1847 Established Swan Gardens Foundry at Horseley Fields, Wolverhampton, producing rolling mill rolls and other engineering castings.
Later an engineering works was established at Goscote, near Walsall, where boilers, engines and other products were made, including Wright's patent 'corkscrew' boilers.
1877 Obituary 
We notice the death of Mr. Edwin Thomas Wright, late of the Monmoor Iron Works, Wolverhampton. The business is now being carried on by his sons, under the name of Messrs. E. T. Wright and Sons.
Sources of Information
- Leeds Times - Saturday 05 December 1835
- Staffordshire Advertiser - Saturday 12 December 1835
- Engineering 1877 Jan-Jun: Index: General Index
Birmingham Daily Post, 8 December 1961