Capturing Cambridge
  • search
  • Facebook
  • Twitter

Headly and Edwards Ltd

History of Headly and Edwards Corn Exchange Street

1913:

Headly and Edwards Ltd, agricultural and horticultural engineers, etc.

Edward Headly set up an ironmongery business here in 1852 when he dissolved the partnership with his brother James running the Eagle Foundry on Mill Road. The firm built a foundry on Newmarket Road and took on the name Headly and Edwards in 1885. It ceased business in 1934.

Contribute

Do you have any information about the people or places in this article? If so, then please let us know using the Contact page or by emailing capturingcambridge@museumofcambridge.org.uk.