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of Meadow Foundry, Mansfield
1872 Company founded.
1878 Exhibited Tobacco making machinery at the 1878 Paris Exhibition
1895 Antonio Richardson was the cashier of the company.
1897 William Richardson was the managing director
1922 Engineers and Iron Founders, Mansfield. Directors: G. Stevenson, J.P. (Chairman), J. Birks, A. Birks, W. F. Wharmby, E. E. Mawle (Managing ), S. B. Wright (also Sec. ). Manufactures.—Hot-water (heating) pipes, flanged pipes, calorifiers, heaters, sewage and sanitary castings heating appliances of all descriptions.
1957 Acquired Sanderson and Robinson
Note: Memories of working at the company from 1960 until its closure in January 1980 by Allan Barham are in the SMC Archives.