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Samuel Platt of King's Hill Foundry, Wednesbury.
Business founded by Samuel Platt
1876 Samuel's son Isiah started his apprenticeship with the firm.
1890 Bolt and Rivet Forging machine. Article and illustration in 'The Engineer' 
1940 Advert. Power transmission specialists
1945 Advert. Shafting, couplings, bearings, mountings, pulleys and gears