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of Clarington Forge, Wigan.
Forgemasters and tool manufacturers.
Formerly James Bimson
1914 Manufacturers of forgings, spades and shovels. 
1922 Principals: Sidney Richmond Park and John Richmond. Specialities: Forgings, Spades and Shovels. Patents: In connection with Spades and Shovels.
1969 William Park and Co (Forgemaster) was merged with Dobson Hardwick, both of whom were substantial makers of roof props for underground mines; the new company Dobson Park Industries would be owned 50:50 by the 2 constituent companies