Percy Shaw

Inventor

1890 – 1976

Who was Percy Shaw?

Percy Shaw, OBE was an English inventor and businessman. He patented the reflective road stud or "cat's eye" in 1934, and set up a company to manufacture his invention in 1935.

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Born
Apr 15, 1890
Halifax
Lived in
  • Halifax
Died
Sep 1, 1976