Naismith


Naismith

This page includes variants Nasmith, Nasmyth, and Naysmith.

Contents

General

Naismith may refer to:

Places

Companies

  • Nasmyth, Gaskell and Company (1836–1850), later James Nasmyth and Company (1850–1857), Patricroft Ironworks (1857–1867), Nasmyth, Wilson and Company (1867–1940).

People

Naismith (Nasmith, Nasmyth, Naysmith) is a surname, and may refer to:

Naismith

Nasmith

Nasmyth

Naysmith

See also

  • Nesmith (disambiguation)

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