Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 138,853 pages of information and 225,311 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.
1932 The assets of James and Frederick Howard were sold.
1933 Georg Fischer of Schaffhausen, Switzerland, bought Britannia Iron and Steel Works Ltd. of Bedford and began to produce malleable cast iron fittings in Britain. See Georg Fischer (+GF+) History webpages.
1960 GF Malleable Castings.