Percy-Shaw

Percy-Shaw - The Boothtown man that invented the cats eyes roadstuds. Below are a series of websites that tell the story along with some relevant pictures of interest.

This is the story that appeared in the Telegraph

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/features/3634816/Percy-Shaw-Man-with-his-eye-on-the-road.html

and this is the Wikipedia page

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Percy_Shaw

Below are Percy Shaws home and the pub named after him

A nice collection of pictures can be found on the following website by Phil Robinson

https://sites.google.com/site/percyshawboothtownhalifax/home

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