Grace's Guide

British Industrial History

Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 148,518 pages of information and 233,949 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

Thomas Stubbs

From Graces Guide

Jump to: navigation, search

Thomas Stubbs (1836-1870)


1871 Obituary [1]

THOMAS STUBBS was born at Carlisle in 1836, and in 1852 entered the service of the London and North Western Railway as a draughtsman in the locomotive department at Longsight, Manchester; in 1857 he was transferred to the Crewe Works, and in 1861 was placed in charge of the drawing office; and in 1866 he was appointed manager of the works, under Mr. Ramsbottom, and filled that position with great satisfaction up to the time of his death, which took place at Crewe, after an illness of three weeks, on the 17th September 1870, in the thirty-fourth year of his age.

He was elected a Member of the Institution in 1870.



See Also

Loading...

Sources of Information