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Grant, Ritchie and Co of Townholme Engine Works, Kilmarnock.
The firm was formerly Grant Brothers.
1879-1920 Built 45 railway locomotives.
1900 Supplied horizontal twin-cylinder, Cornish and drop-valve winding engine for Woodhorn Colliery. Listed as Grant and Ritchie.
1922 Colliery winding, hauling and pumping machinery, locomotive boilers, steelworks plant and general engineering.