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Manufacturers Index - Tangyes Ltd.

Tangyes Ltd.
Birmingham, England, U.K.
Company Website: http://www.tangye.co.uk/
Manufacturer Class: Metal Working Machinery & Steam and Gas Engines

History
Last Modified: Nov 21 2014 8:50PM by joelr4
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      Founded in 1856 by three brothers, James, Joseph & Richard Tangye. In 1857 two more brothers, George & Edward joined the firm, which was reorganized as James Tangye and Brothers, machinists. In 1859 they took George Price into partnership and the company became Tangye Brothers and Price. By 1865 the company was known as Tangye Brothers.

Information Sources

  • American Gasoline Engines Since 1872 by C. H. Wendel, Volume #2, 2006 page 413
  • More history and machine information can be found at the Tangye Engine Page. and at Grace’s Guide.