Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 148,535 pages of information and 233,960 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.
1883 Leonard Fairclough started a stone business in UK
1917 Private company.
1923 Leonard Fairclough Construction built the Purfleet bypass, one of the first in the UK
1959 Company made public.
1961 Civil engineers and building contractors. Builders of the Thelwall Viaduct. Owners of the largest road mobile crane in United Kingdom. Specialists in the designing of all types of reinforced concrete and pre-stressed concrete structures. 1,500 employees.