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
and this is the Wikipedia page
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
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