Fairhaven Iron Works
Fairhaven, MA (The Railroad, Telegraph, Electric and Steamship Builders' Buyers' Guide, 1897)
According to the History of Bristol County, Massachusetts, published in 1883, The Fairhaven Iron Works (Incorporated 1879) succeeded the Boston and Fairhaven Iron Works (incorporated 1863) in 1879. The entry lists the following principals in 1882: Edwin S. Thayer (Pres), Lewis S. Judd, Thomas H. Knowles, Job C. Tripp (Treasurer), and William C. Lincoln (Superintendent).
Besides the vise listing, they appear to have manufactured newspaper printing presses, card & billhead presses, and various other printing machines.
The final disposition of this company is unknown.