James Carmichael and Co
of Ward Foundry, Dundee, engineers, millwrights and boilermakers
Maker of Stationary engines
1897 Two workers killed at the Ganges Manufacturing Company, Howrah, following the overspeed failure of the flywheel of the new 2000 HP engine made by James Carmichael and Co. The flywheel was 27 ft diameter and grooved for 45 ropes.
1929 The company closed
Sources of Information
- Stationary Steam Engines of Great Britain by George Watkins. Vol 10
- Dundee Courier - Monday 19 April 1897 Dundee Courier - Monday 19 April 1897
- The Engineer 1901/01/31 p126
- ‘The Textile Mill Engine, Part 1’ by George Watkins: Landmark Publishing Ltd.