Such was an explosion that took place at Smethwick in 1862, which is shown in Fig. 19.
There is also an undated 4to issued by Smethwick, the publisher of that of 1609, in which many typographical errors are corrected.
This gave rise to another company, who erected extensive works, and established a manufactory of brass, at Smethwick.
There are in Smethwick some works of considerable magnitude, viz.