John Pickles and Son
John Pickles and Son of Royd Ironworks, Hebden Bridge were engineers.
1883 Circular saw for cutting hot iron, with steam engine on same bedplate, featured in 'The Engineer', 23rd November 1883
1894 Large log band saw. Illustration and article in The Engineer
1900 Details and illustration of a Paving Block Sawing Machine
1905 Moved to Mytholm Works, Hebden Bridge
1971 The company closed down. Its former premises at Mytholm Works, King Street, Hebden Bridge, Yorkshire were acquired by the firm Fred Brown Engineering in the 1970s.
Sources of Information
- Records and Correspondence of A. Ransome and Company Limited, Saw Mill Engineers and Iron Founders, Newark, Nottinghamshire, 1855-1931, held at Nottingham University Library, Department of Manuscripts and Special Collections