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Brockhouse Castings

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of Wolverhampton

1936 J. Brockhouse and Co acquired Dawkins Enamels and Foundry Co of Wednesfield, which became Brockhouse Castings Ltd[1]

1938 Organised in 2 sections[2]:

  • household baths
  • steel castings, alloy and stainless steel.

Erected electric furnaces for high-grade and special steel alloy castings.

1987 Brockhouse Castings of Wolverhampton was sold to Saxonforge; renamed Brooks Castings[3]

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. The Times, Nov 28, 1936
  2. The Times, Dec 15, 1938
  3. The Times, February 25, 1987