Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 147,170 pages of information and 233,417 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.
University of Reading, Redlands Road, Reading, Berkshire, RG1 5EX.
The Heavy Metal project started in January 2007 to encourage more people to use The Museum of English Rural Life's steam engine and farm machinery manufacturers’ archives and to make them more accessible.
It is an archive project, funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund, the Road Locomotive Society and the University of Reading.