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Chain and anchor makers of Brettell Lane, Brierley Hill
1914 Company Incorporated. The business was owned by N. Hingley and Sons; the limited company was incorporated ostensibly under the control of the Taylor family to hide the fact.
Related company: Lloyds British Testing Co Ltd., Netherton
Humphrey Taylor developed a mechanised process for electrical welding of steel cables which was very successful for heavy cables used by ships.
1958 Acquired total control of Welin-Maclachlan Davits.
1966 Company liquidated