Richard C. Gibbins and Co
Richard C. Gibbins and Co of Berkeley Street, Birmingham.
1869 Company established - formerly Thomas Worsdell.
1922 Directors Hugh Gibbins and David Gibbins. Products.— Cranes, electric, steam and hand-power hand winches, friction hoists, locomotive traverse jacks, lifting jacks, wagon jacks, rail benders.
1937 Manufacturers of cranes and lifting tackle. "Pilot" Lifting Tackle.
by 1964 was part of Samuel Taylor and Sons (Brierley Hill); the general engineering and marine deck equipment activities of Welin-Maclachlan Davits were transferred by owners N Hingley to the Grazebrook Group
Sources of Information
- * 1937 The Aeroplane Directory of the Aviation and Allied Industries
- The Times Oct 01, 1964