Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 148,143 pages of information and 233,681 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.
John Birch Higgs, of Coven, Wolverhampton (1881).
1835 Born in Alvechurch, Warwickshire
1861/2 Patents with John Smith of Coven
1864 Dissolution of partnership Smith and Higgs
1868 Steam Thrashing Machine Proprietor, of Coven, Brewood, Staffs
1881 Exhibited at the 1881 Royal Agricultural Show a land cleaner and pulveriser.
1881 Machine proprietor, living in Coven, with Mary A. Higgs 52, Edith M. Higgs 13, Minnie G. Higgs 11