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 150,708 pages of information and 235,205 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.

James Simpson and Sons

From Graces Guide
1876.
1884. From Kelly’s Directory of Worcestershire

Nuts and bolts, of Acorn Street, Bills Street, Darlaston.

Associated with Horton and Son, and Enoch Wilkes and Co[1]

Post WWI: Acquired by GKN

1952 The James Simpson and Sons (Bolts and Nuts) 1923 Ltd company was wound up by decision of the members at a General Meeting at London Works, Smethwick[2]

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Sources of Information

  1. Obituary of Leonard Horton
  2. The London Gazette 4 November 1952