And established an iron foundry. At some point, Thomas established the company Baldwin, Son and Co. The foundry was expanded by Thomas's sons George Pearce Baldwin. 1828 Iron founders and whitesmiths, Foundry Street.
1835 Iron merchants and founders. 1840 After George Pearce Baldwin's death, Enoch went into partnership with his two eldest nephews, Pearce (18131851) and William (18171863), dealing in tinplate, later forming E.
1850 Baldwin, Son and Co were listed as ironfounders at Stourport. C1857 George's youngest son, Alfred Baldwin.Other members of the Baldwin clan ran a carpet manufactory at Bridgnorth, and a paper mill at King's Norton. 1863 William Baldwin died; he had been senior partner in the companies of Baldwin, Son and Co and Baldwin Brothers. 1863 The businesses were split. And his two surviving brothers, George (18261881) and Stanley (18281907). However, the latter's bad management and drinking, combined with a trade depression, brought the firm close to bankruptcy in the late 1860s.
It is presumed that Enoch Baldwin took on the senior role at Baldwin, Son and Co. Which by then also had operations at Wilden Ironworks. He moved to Wilden House overlooking the forge. Subsequently he was responsible for the rapid growth of the firm and established a reputation as a benevolent employer and as a patriarch of the Wilden district. 1879 Baldwin, Son and Co took out a patent on enamelled ware, offering a coating that did not crack or chip and was suitable for culinary uses.
1880 Mr Enoch Baldwin was the principal/senior partner in the business of Baldwin, Son and Co ; he stood for Parliament as Liberal candidate for Bewdley. 1881 Manufacturers of cast, turned and tinned holloware, hinges and builders ironmongery.1885 Enoch Baldwin left Parliament. 1886 Dissolution of partnership of Enoch Baldwin, Alfred Baldwin and Edward Arthur Baldwin trading as Baldwin, Son and Co , holloware manufacturers and enamellers. Presumably then registered as a limited company. 1892 Presentation by the workforce of Baldwin, Son and Co Ltd to Mr Enoch Baldwin on the occasion of his 70th birthday. 1953 Death of Gerald Kenrick. Formerly managing director of Baldwin, Son and Co.
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