Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 130,446 pages of information and 207,488 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.
1871 Lived in Stretford: William W Platt 57, maker of machinery for weaving, Elizabeth Platt 53, John Platt 23, machinist working for his father, Sarah Platt 21, Mary Platt 18
1881 Mechanical engineer, lived in Altrincham with Elizabeth Platt 63
1884 Married Margaret Oudney Graham in Dunham-Massey
1901 Mechanical engineer, employer, in Warton, Lancaster, with Margaret O Platt 38, and Edward N Galloway 53, mechanical engineer, employer and Sarah E Galloway 51
1927 Died in Marylebone