of South Benwell, Newcastle-upon-Tyne.
of Central Buildings, London SW1
Specialist in thrust bearings, especially for marine use, as developed by Anthony George Maldon Michell
1921 The firm was founded.
1922 Developed the Michell Viscometer
1969 Vickers acquired the interests of the other owners of the company, Cammell, Laird and Co, John Brown and Co and the liquidators of Fairfield Shipbuilding and Engineering Co. Michells became part of Vicker's Engineering division
By 2018 was part of British Engines Group
Sources of Information
- The Engineer 1926/04/02
- The Engineer 1926/06/11
- The Times, Jan 01, 1969
- The Times, May 13, 1970