McNair Wrench Co.


McNair Wrench Co. (Meadville, PA) - According to his obituary, Milton H. McNair worked for various machine shops in Erie, PA before retiring and starting his own business, building a machine shop at his residence, ca. 1898.  Mr. McNair passed away 3/13/1909.  Subsequently, the McNair Wrench Co. became known as Davenport's Machine Shop and then Foriska's Machine Shop.

Milton H. McNair Patent #255,182 - Wrench - According to DATAMP, this design was manufactured by the McNair Wrench Co. and the Meadville Vise & Tool Co.

Milton H. McNair Patent #449,627 - Pipe Wrench - Assigned 1/2 to Edward C. Smith (see Meadville Wrench Company)