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Joseph Gray & Son
Biographical Account: The firm actually started as Gray and Lawson in 1849, a partnership between Joseph Gray and Henry Lawson, however, by 1860 Lawson had left and the company was renamed Joseph Grey & Co. By the mid-1860s the company had moved to the site it would occupy until it was bought by Downs Surgical in 1965, Truss Works on New George Street (now Boston Street). The works was described as being three stories high and having a frontage of nearly one hundred feet, as well as being fitted with the latest machinery and steam power technology.
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