Percy Shaw, of Halifax England, invented the cat's eye reflective road marker in 1934.
Percy Shaw, OBE (15 April 1890 – 1 September 1976) was an English inventor
and businessman. He patented the reflective road stud or "cat's eye" in 1934, ...
Nov 29, 2007 ... Cat's eyes were invented by Halifax man Percy Shaw 70 years ago, after he was
inspired by the sight of his car headlamps reflected in the eyes ...
... jobs he used the skills he had gained to invent the Catseye reflective roadstud.
... such contraptions, which would in turn lead him to inventing his “Catseyes”.
They were invented as result of an encounter with a cat one foggy night as Percy
... two points of light, the headlights had caught the eyes of a cat on a fence.
Percy Shaw (1890-1976) was an English inventor best know for inventing cat's
eye road studs in 1934. Cat's eyes are the road reflectors which help drivers see
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original reflective cat's eye stud was invented in the 1930s by ...
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the invention of cat's eyes.
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