William Gordon Bagnall

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William Gordon (W.G.) Bagnall
Born(1852-01-18)18 January 1852
Died19 July 1907(1907-07-19) (aged 55)
Occupationlocomotive builder
Known forfounder of W. G. Bagnall, Ltd.

William Gordon Bagnall (18 January 1852 – 19 July 1907)[1][2][3][4] was a British mechanical engineer. Born in Tamworth, Staffordshire, he founded the locomotive manufacturing company of W.G. Bagnall in 1875, after working at John Bagnall & Sons of West Bromwich and Massey & Hill's millwrights of Stafford.

In 1882, he was appointed as one of two liquidators for John Bagnall & Sons.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ England & Wales, National Probate Calendar, 1907. "BAGNALL William Gordon of Castle-hill Stafford died 19 July 1907 Administration (with Will) London 2 November"
  2. ^ "The Late Mr. W. G. Bagnall". The Locomotive. Vol. XIII no. 180. London: Locomotive Publishing Company, Ltd. 15 August 1907. p. 144 – via Google Books.
  3. ^ Allen, C. Edgar, ed. (September 1907). "Death of Mr. W.G. Bagnall, of Stafford". The Engineering Review. Vol. XVII no. 3. p. 174 – via Google Books.
  4. ^ "Obituary - Mr. W. G. Bagnall, Stafford". The British Clayworker. August 1907. pp. 156–157 – via Google Books.
  5. ^ "Miscellaneous". Liverpool Mercury, etc. Liverpool, England. 6 July 1882. p. 8 – via Newspapers.com. open access
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