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1950 British Industries Fair: Companies C

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Note: This is a sub-section of the 1950 British Industries Fair

Held 8th-19th May at Birmingham

Companies - A - B - C - D - E - F - G - H - I - J - K - L - M - N - O - P - Q - R - S - T - U - V - W - X - Y - Z

  • C. A. V. Limited. Stand C.501. Warpie Way. Acton, London. W.3. Teleph. : Shepherds Bush 3111. Tel. Add. : “ Vanteria, Telex, London.”—Electrical and Fuel Injection Equipment for Commercial Transport Vehicles and for Agricultural, Marine and Stationary Engines, including Starters, Dynamos, Batteries, Control Gear, Driving Lamps, Fuel Injection Pumps, Governors, Filters, Injectors.
  • C. and G. Gauges, Ltd. Stand D,135. High Haden Works, Old Hill, Staffs. Teleph. : Halesowen 1624. Tel. Add. : " Halesowen, 1624."—-Clockwork Mechanisms for Industrial use and High Class Toys, Precision Pressed and Cut Gears and Pinions, Pressings and Turned Parts for Clock Meter and Allied Trade, Progressive Tools and Broaches.
  • C. S. A. Industries, Ltd. Stand B,313 and 212. Avon Works, Wharf Street, Warwick. Teleph. : Warwick 500. Tel. Add. : “ Conscrew, Warwick.”—English Rose styled complete Kitchen comprising Domestic Boiler, Cooker. Dual Freeze Unit, Fan, Sink, Cabinets, Cupboards. New Warwick Complete Kitchen Equipment. New English Rose Lavinettee for Bathroom, Bedroom, Dressing-room, etc.
  • “Cabinet Maker and Complete House Furnisher, The.” Stand A,427. Bouverie House, Fleet Street, London, E.C.4. Teleph. : Central 3212. Tel. Add. : " Benbrolish, Fleet, London."—(Benn Brothers]], Ltd., Publishers). Established 1880. The oldest and most authoritative journal dealing with the furnishing trades. Annual .subscription Home and Abroad 30/-, including the Cabinet Maker Year Book.
  • Cable and Wireless, Ltd. Stand C,106. Electra House, Victoria Embankment, London, W.C.2. Teleph. Temple Bar 1222, Ext. 280 or 374. Tel. Add. : “ Empiregram, London.”—Cables accepted for all parts of the world. The stand is linked with the Main Station, providing rapid communication between exhibitors, buyers and markets abroad. Radio-Photos are also accepted.
  • Cable Makers Association. Stand C,413 and 312. High Holborn House, 52/54, High Holbom, London. W.C.l. Teleph. ; Holbom 7633. Tel. Add. : " Howardist, Holb., London."—Electric Cables and Accessories,
  • Calorizing Corporation of Great Britain Limited, The. Stand D,407 and 306 Audrey House, Houndsditch, London, E.C.3. teleph. : Avenue 4272. Tel. Add. : “ Calorize, Cent., London.”—Calorized Solid Pressed Steel Heat Treatment Containers for Cyanide, Salt, Lead, Casehardening and Anneahng. Pyrometer Sheaths. Air Heater Tubes, etc.
  • Cambridge Instrument Co, Ltd. Stand D,758. 13, Grosvenor Place, London, S.W.l. Teleph. : Sloane 9146 (5 lines). Tel. Add. : “ Unipivot, Knights, London.” Birmingham Office : Abbey House, 63, Hockley Hill. Teleph.: Northern 1266.—Cambridge Temperature Measuring Instruments, Mercury-in-Steel and Vapour-Pressure Types, for all Processes ; Indicating (Dials Four to Eight inches Diameter), Recording and Controlling. Draught and Pressure Gauges and Recorders.
  • E. Camelinat and Co, Ltd. Stand D,717 and 616. Albion Works, 112, Carver Street, Birmingham, 1. Teleph. : Central 6755. Tel. Add, : " Camelinat,” Birmingham.—Sheet Metal Pressings and Assemblies.
  • Camley Engineering Co, Ltd. Stand C,315. Camley House, Moortown, Leeds. Teleph, : 61079. Tel. Add. : ‘‘ Go-gettas, Leeds.”—Domestic Refrigerators, Frozen Food Display Cabinets, Home Freezers, Normal Temperature Display Cabinets, Automatic Refrigerated Carbonating Cordial Drink Dispensers.
  • Campbell Engineering Co, Ltd. Stand A,326. Sherman Works, Bromley, Kent. Teleph. : Ravensboume 2277. Tel. Add. : " Campillar, Bromley.”—" Hotway ” Rapid Water Heaters, “Hotway” Immersion Heaters, Campbell Radiators, “Pillar” Metal Ironing Tables, Domestic Scales, Ceiling Airers and Bathroom Fittings.
  • Canadian Government. Stand B,324. Department of Trade and Commerce (Exhibition Commission). Canada House, Trafalgar Square, London, S.W.l. Teleph. : Whitehall 8701. Tel. Add. : “ Sleighing, London.”—Canadian Government Trade Commissioners will attend to give information on Canada as a producer, as a market for the Engineering and Other Industries and as a field for Industrial Expansion.
  • Candy and Co, Ltd. Stand B,506. Heathfield Station, Newton Abbot, Devon. Teleph. : B.T, 3141/2, Tel. Add. : “ Candy, Heathfield, Devon.”—Show a Representative Selection of Devon Fires including some of the Latest and Most Modern Hand-made Faience and Tile Designs in a Range of Beautiful Colours.
  • W. Canning and Co, Ltd. Stand D,207 and 106. Great Hampton Street, Birmingham, 18. Teleph. : Central 8621. Tel. Add. : ” Materials, Telex, Birmingham,”—Motor Generators, Rectifiers, Equipment for Bright Nickel and Chrome Plating, Polishing Plant and Materials, Polishing Buffs and Compositions, Lacquers, etc.
  • Capon Heaton and Co, Ltd. ' Stand D,712. Hazelwell Mills, Stirchley, Birmingham, 30. Teleph. : Kings Norton 1192/3/4. Tel. Add. : “ Capon, Stirchley.”—Wheels for all Domestic and Industrial Purposes. AU forms of Mechanical Moulding, Extrusions and Bondings for the Automobile and Electrical Industries. Special Extruded Sections of Refrigerator Door Seals.
  • Carr, Charles, Ltd. Stand B,309 and 208. Grove Lane, Smethwick, Staffs. Teleph. : Smethwick 1231/2. Tel. Add. : ” Mangbronz, Smethwick ” and " Bells, Smethwick,”—Brass Brazing Solder, Castings—Non-ferrous, Chill Cast Rods and Tubes, Machined Non-Ferrous Bushes, Railway Axlebox Bearings Machined.
  • Carr, Charles, Ltd. (incorporating The Non-Ferrous Casting Co (Birmingham), Ltd.) Stand D,604. Grove 'Lane, Smethwick, Birmingham, 40. Teleph. : Smethwick 1231 and 1232. Tel. Add. : “ Bells, Smethwick ” and " Mangbronz, Birmingham,”—Bronze and Brass Castings up to Two Tons. “ LUly ” Brand Railway Axlebox Bearings, White Metal Lined and Machined for Home and Overseas Railways. Chill Cast Rods and Tubes. Machined Bronze Bushes, Brass Brazing Solders.
  • Carr, Richd. W., and Co, Ltd. Stand D,232. Pluto Works, Wadsley Bridge, Sheffield, 6. Teleph. : Sheffield 43007/8/9. Tel. Add. ; “ Pluton, Sheffield, 6.”—High Speed Steels, Tool Steels for , Hot and Cold Pressing and Extrusion, Plastic Moulding, Die-casting, Laminations, Deep-drawing. Also Drills, Cutters, Reamers, Hacksaw Blades, Engineers’ Chisels, Tool-bits, Files.
  • Carrington, Tom, and Co, Ltd. Stand D,622. Lyndon Tool Works, Stony Lane, West Bromwich, Staffs. Teleph. : West Brom. 0517/8. Tel. Add. : " Carrington, West Bromwich 0517.”— Taps, Dies, Die-stocks, Tap Wrenches, Ground Thread Taps, Chaser Die Stocks, Pipe Cutters, Portable Power Pipe Screwing Machines, Tools for Plumbers, Pipe Fitters, Electricians, and Screwing Tools of Every Description.
  • Carter and Co (Nelson), Ltd. Stand C,203. William Street, Nelson, Lancs. Teleph. : Nelson 638. Tel. Add. : “ Nelson 638."—Fire Alarm Apparatus and Switch Boards, Hand Lamp Transformers, Electric Unit Heaters, Electric Fans, Electric Syrens and Control Gear.
  • Carter Gears, Ltd. Stand D,532. Thornbury Road, Bradford. Teleph. : Bradford 64378. Tel. Add. ; “ Became,” Bradford.—Carter Patent Hydraulic Infinitely Variable Speed Gears. Examples of Gears with and without Flange Mounted Motors, one being applied to a Large Stoker Driving Unit with Pushbutton Speed Control. .
  • Cartwright, Ltd. Stand B,709. Henshaw Works, Oldham, Lancs. Teleph. : Main16001/5. Tel. Add. : " Noskale, Oldham.”—Synthetic Industrial Finishes, Air-drying or Stoving, Industrial and Car Quality Cellulose, High Temperature Stoving Enamels, Wrinkle Finishes, Spirit Enamels, Machinery Paints, Factory Paints, Structural Paints, Decorative Finishes, Paints, Enamels, Varnishes.
  • Cassier, Louis, Co, Ltd. Stand D,214. Dorset House, Stamford Street, London, S.E.l. Teleph. : Waterloo 3333. Tel. Add. ; " Cassierco, Sedist, London.”—Journals on Metallurgy and SpeciaUsed Engineering Operations. " Metal Industry,” " Iron and Steel,” " Machine Shop Magazine,” " Mechanical Handling,” “ Welding.” Also Technical and Year Books. (See also Associated Ihffe Press.)
  • Cellon, Ltd. Stand B,527. Richmond Road, Kingston-on-Thames, Surrey. Teleph. ; Kingston 1234 (7 lines). Tel. Add. : “ Ajawb, Phone, Kingston-on-Thames.”—" Cer- rux ” Decorating, Coach and Marine Finishes. " Cerrux ” Industrial Finishes, Air-drying or Stoving. " Cerric ” Cellulose Finishes for Wood, Metal, Leather and Silk-screen Process. “ CeUon ” Aircraft Finishes. " Cellon ” Pre-treatment Primer. Birlon Temporary Protective Coating.
  • Chalwyn Wild (Sales), Ltd. Stand A,500. 12, Princes Street, Hanover Square, London, W.l. Teleph. ; Mayfair 3102/3. Tel. Add. : " HurrHamp, Wesdo, London.”—Hurricane Lanterns and Road Danger Lamps. Oil Burning (Non-Pressure) Standard Models in Best Quality and Finish. WeU-known " Chalwyn ” Brand— Patterns to suit aU markets and conditions.
  • W. Chamberlain, 38, Aston Street, Birmingham, 4. Teleph. : Aston Cross 3315. Tel. Add. : " Aston Cross 3315.”—Steel Marking Punches cut by hand or machine and Interchangeable Steel Type Stamped Metal Labels in Brass and Tin, etc. Engraved Nameplates, Steel Dies and Moulds, Stencil Plates,
  • Chance Brothers, Ltd. Stand D,540. Lighthouse Works, Smethwick, 40, Birmingham. Teleph. : West Bromwich 1051. Tel. Add. : “ Chance, Lighthouse, Smethwick.”—Flame master Universal Hand and Bench Burner for Brazing, Soldering, Glassworking, Jewellery, etc. Bums Town or Bottled Gas with Air or Oxygen Built-in Economiser. Cuts Gas Consumption by 30 per cent.
  • Chance Brothers, Ltd. Stand C,622. Lighthouse Works, Smethmck, Birmingham. Teleph. : West Bromwich 1051. Tel. Add. : “ Chance, Telex, Smethwick.”—Chance “ Square Beam ” Airport Location and Air Route Beacon as used by the Ministry of Civil Aviation at London Airport. Beam Candlepower 2-5 million, range 45 miles.
  • Chaseside Engineering Co, Ltd. Stand 0utdoor,1305 and 1204. Station Works, Hertford, Herts. Teleph. : Hertford 3113. Tel. Add. : " Chaseside, Hertford.”—Chaseside J, f and 1 cu. yd. Mechanical Shovels, the 1-ton Crane Bulldozer and Brickstacker attachments will be exhibited. Stand space permitting, the Chaseside Shunting Tractor and 2J-cu. yd. Dumper will also be shown.
  • Chatwin, Thomas, and Co Stand D,405 and 304. Great Tindal Street, Birmingham, 16. Teleph. : Edgbaston 3521. Tel. Add. ; “ Chatwin, Phone, Birmingham, 16.”—Machine Tools and Engineers’ Small Tools.
  • Chatwins, Ltd. (Branch of Hale and Hale (Tipton), Ltd.) Stand B,700. Market Foundry, Tipton. Teleph. : Tipton 1677/8. Tel. Add. : “Tipton 1677.”-—Solid Fuel Cooking and Water Heating Appliances. Oven Oyer Fire and Side Oven. Domestic Open Fire Boilers. Free Standing Cookers, Stool Fires and Frets. Boiler Flue Fitments for Tile Surrounds.
  • Chemag Metal Colouring Co, Ltd. Stand D,432. Consul Works, Chester Street, Aston, Birmingham, 6. Teleph. : Aston Cross 2741. Tel. Add. : “ Aston Cross 2741.”—" Chemag ” the most efficient and economical Chemical Immersion Black-process for Iron and Steel Components. Protective and Decorative Gun Black Finish. Manufacturers of Plant Equipment, Chemicals and Chemag Anti-rust Oils. Disinfectants, etc.
  • "Chemical Age, The", Bouverie House, Fleet Street, London, E.C.4. Teleph. : Central 3212. Tel. Add. : “ AUangas, Fleet, London.” (Benn Brothers]], Ltd., Publishers). Weekly journal covering every phase of Industrial and Engineering Chemistry. Full news service and technical articles by expert contributors. Annual subscription : Home and Abroad the Chemical Age Year Book published in December.
  • Chemical Pipe and Vessel Co, Ltd. Commerce Way, Croydon, Surrey. Teleph. : Croydon. Tel. Add. ; “ Rockweld, Phone, Croydon,”—Range of Products in Thermal Plastic Materials including Valves, Pipe Fittings and Pipe Arrangements Fabricated by Hot Gas Welding of Polythene, also Tank Linings in Polythene and P.V.C.
  • Chesterfield Tube Co, Ltd., The. Stand D,617/5I6 and D.619/518. Chesterfield, Derbyshire. Teleph. : Chesterfield 2201. Tel. Add. : “Tubes Chesterfield.”—Seamless Steel Pressure Vessels, Large Diameter Seamless Stainless Steel Tubes, Seamless Steel Steam Pipes, Seamless Steel Cylinders for Compressed Gases and Air, Seamless Steel Headers for Water Tube Boilers.
  • Chloride Batteries Ltd., The. Stand C,717. Exide Works, Clifton Junction, Nr. Manchester. Teleph. : Swinton 2011. Tel. Add. : " Chloridic, Pendlebury.”—Batteries of all types for all purposes, including Standby Power, Commercial Vehicles, Electric Trucks, Aircraft, Cars and Radio, Torches and Cycle Lamps, etc. Emergency Lighting and Switch Tripping Equipment.
  • Christy and Norris, Ltd. Stand D,403. Broomfield Road, Chelmsford, Essex. Teleph. : Chelmsford 3406/7. Tel. Add. : “ Engineering, Chelmsford.”—Makers of Disintegrators, Beater Pulverisers, Hammer Mills, Lab. Grinders, Sifters, Mixers, Elevators, Conveyors to Handle Feeding Meals, Oil Cakes, Dried Grass, Forage, Fertilisers, Plastics, Chemicals, Glue, Gelatine, Sugar, etc.
  • Chubb and Son's Lock and Safe Co, Ltd. Stand B,609. 40/42, Oxford Street, London, W.l. Teleph. ; Museum 5822/6. Tel. Add. : “ Chubb, London.”—Safes, Fire-resisting Office Equipment, Safe Ledger Files, Cash and Deed Boxes, aU Locks, Strongroom Doors and Safe Deposits.
  • H. and D. Churchill, Ltd. Stand D,725. Walnut Tree Walk, Kennington, London, S.E.ll. Teleph. : Reliance 3063. Tel. Add. : " Handease, Lamb, London.”—“ Comet ” Cutting Tools, Revolving Centres, Knurling Tools, Screw Extractors, " Comet ” Ratchet Braces, Breast Drills, Hacksaw Frames, Table and Machine Vices, Screwdrivers, “ Rapier ” Joiners’ Tools, “ Handease ” Tension Wrenches.
  • Clang, Ltd. Stand C,215. Crown Yard, Cricklewood, London, N.W,2. Teleph. : Gladstone 4201. Tel. Add. : “ Clanglim, Crickle, London,”—A Full Range of Electrical and Conduit Fittings and Accessories suitable for practically all Domestic and Commercial Wiring with some notable new lines for 1-inch Conduit and some outstanding new Multiplugs.
  • Clarke Ellard Engineering Co, Ltd. Stand B,707. Works Road, Letchworth, Herts. Teleph. : Letchworth 979.—Sliding Door Fittings. " Rolls ” for Garage and Factory Doors. " Estate ” for Domestic Doors. “ Cabinet ” for Cupboards, Showcases. “ Vanguard ” for Commercial Vehicles. Hand Chain Hoists. Latching Crane with Patented Latching Gear,
  • Clarkson Thimble Tube Boiler Co, Ltd., The. Stand D,407 and 306. 15, Fetter Lane, London, E.C.4. Teleph, : Central 6181. Tel. Add. : “ Clarsteamo, Phone London.”—Boilers for Waste Heat Recovery from Marine and Industrial Internal Combustion Engines and Light Weight Quick Steaming Oil Fired Boilers for Marine and Industrie Use and Train Heating.
  • Claygate Fireplaces, Ltd. Stand B,513. Claygate, Surrey. Teleph. : Claygate 3636/7/8. Tel. Add. : “ Clayfires, Esher.”—Further additions to the Claygate Series are on view this year. Displayed are variations combining Brick and Stone, Hand-made Sand- Faced Brick, Smooth Finish.
  • Clifford Aero and Auto, Ltd. Stand Outdoor,!!!! and 1010. Spring Road, HaU Green, Birmingham. Teleph. : Springfield 1164. Tel. Add. : “ Peerage, Birmingham.”—Agricultural and Horticultural Machinery. Rotary Cultivators, Plough, Spraying Equipment, Mowing Attachment, Rotary Hand and Power Driven Water Pumps.
  • Clifford Products, Imperial Works, Friar Street, Wednesbury, Staffs. Teleph. : Wednesbury 0784/5. Tel. Add. : “ Cliffpro, Wednesbury.”—The Clifiord " Hotspring ” Shower. The only self contained Shower Operated by Towns or Butane Gas, Immediate and Constant Operation : The Clifiord Range of Towns and Butane “ Table Top ” Domestic Gas Cookers.
  • Cloakroom Equipment, Ltd. Stand B,522. Station Street, Bromsgrove, Worcs. Teleph. : Bromsgrove 2962.— Cloakroom Storage Equipment, Hat and Coat Hooks, Clothes Lockers, Clothes Baskets, Towel Lockers, Wirework Panelling, Hat Hooks and Coat Hangers, Seats and Seat Lockers, Factory Partitions and Barriers.
  • Coalport Metalware, Ltd. Stand A,328. Coalport, Shropshire. Teleph. : Ironbridge 2187.—Shaving Mirrors, Plain and Magnifying, with Chromium Plated Brass Frames for Travelling and for Home Use. Also Manufacturers of Make-up Mirrors, Powder Compacts and Cigarette Cases.
  • Cochran and Co, Annan, Ltd. Stand D,435. Newbie Works, Annan, Scotland. Teleph.: Annan 111. Tel. Add. : " Multitube, Annan.”—Vertical Boilers ; High Efficiency Sinuflo Gas- fired and standard Cochran adapted to burn Natural or Town’s gas.
  • Cohen, George, Sons and Co Ltd. (“600” Group oi Companies). Stand Outdoor,1334, 1327 and 1226 Wood Lane, London, W. 12. Teleph.: Shepherds Bush 2070. Tel. Add. : " Omniplant, Telex, London ” ; and at Leeds, Sheffield, Birmingham, Kingsbury, Manchester, Newcastle-on-Tyne, Hebbum-on-Tyne, Southampton, Bath, Luton, Glasgow, Dunfermline, Belfast, Swansea, Brussels.— Power Presses, Sheet Metal and Plate Working Machinery, Metalclad Woodworking Machinery, Hydraulic Presses, Electrolytic and Grey Cast Iron Powders, Jones Mobile Cranes.
  • E. K. Cole, Ltd. (Thermovent Heating). Stand C,403. Ecko Works, Southend-on-Sea, Essex. Teleph. : Southend 49491. Tel. Add. : " Ecko; Southend-on-Sea.”—Thermovent Electric Space Heaters (Convectors)—Domestic (Inset and Floor Standing), Steel-cased Industrial Marine. Thermotubes (including Marine), 2 ft.-12 ft. Lengths, Single or Banks. Also Typical Plastics Mouldings for the Electrical Industry.
  • Coleman and Appleby, Constitution Hill, Birmingham, 19. Teleph. : Central 6508. Tel. Add. : " Rapsol, Birmingham.”—Canda Electro-plating Plant and Processes, Plating Rectifiers, Barrel Plating Equipment, Automatic Chromium Plating Barrels, Filters, Anodes, Accessories for the Electro-Deposition of all Metals, Polishing Plants, Mops, Dust Extraction.
  • Colin Stewart, Ltd. Stand B,601. Wharton Lodge Works, Winsford, Cheshire. Teleph. : 2291/2/3. Tel. Add. : “ ArgiUte, Winsford. Cheshire."—Large Scale Treatment especially Grinding of Non-Metallic Minerals to any specification. Ground Silica, Bentonite, Bleaching Earths, Fillers, Abrasives, Refractory Materials. Accurate Tests made and Reports given on any Minerals.
  • Colin Stone Co, Ltd. Stand B,601. Coronation House, 4, Lloyds Avenue, London, E.C.3. Teleph. : Royal 6372—Grinding, Crushing, Pulverising and Treating of Abrasives and Minerals such as Ground Silica, Graded Quartz, Zircon Sand, Bentonite, Bleaching Earths, Parting|Powders, Polishing Chalk, Vermiculite Refractory Materials and Fillers.
  • J. Collis and Sons, Ltd. Stand’D,623'and 522. Regent Square, Gray’s Inn Road, London, W.C.l. Teleph. : Terminus 6141, Tel. Add. : " Imbercio, Kincross, London.”—The Motaveyor, Powered Unit and Multi-Unit Conveyor. The Rolaveyor, Improved Gravity Roller Conveyor, The Collis Truck. The Collis Stacker. The Transveyor Ball. The Transveyor Table, and New Mechanical Handling Appliances.
  • Colour Sprays, Ltd. Stand S,500. 64, Heath Street, Hampstead, London, N.W.3. Teleph. : Hampstead 0038/9. Tel. Add. : “ Colospray, Haver, London.”—Spray Painting Equipment for all Protective and Decorative Finishes, Spray Guns, Spray Pens, Stationary and Portable Air Compressor Plants, Pressure Paint Containers, Air Regulators, Filter Sets, Spray Booths, Exhaust Fans.
  • Colt Ventilation, Ltd. Stand B,721. Surbiton, Surrey, Teleph.: Elmbridge 6511/5. Tel. Add.: " ColtUe, Phone, London.”—Colt ” Industrial and Domestic Ventilators, Automatic, Non-Mechanical, save Fuel, Power and Maintenance. Adopted by Government Departments, Councils and Leading Industrialists. Economically installed in all types of construction without disturbance or structural alteration.
  • W. H. Colt (London), Surbiton, Surrey. Teleph. : Elmbridge 6511/5. Tel. Add. : “ Coltile, Phone, London."—" Colterro " Electrically-kilned Plaster Lathing, Ligut, Easily Manipulated. Ideal Base for all interior or exterior curved or plain piasterwork. “ Coltenite ” Cement Water-proof er. " Coltenard " Cement Hardener. “ Colt ” Canadian Cedar-wood Shingle Tiles.
  • Columbus, Ltd. Stand C,721. Capitol Works, Empire Way, Wembley, Middlesex. Teleph. : Wembley 6001. Tel. Add. : “ Dixoclene, Wembley.”—“ Columbus ” Combined Suction Floor Polisher and Vacuum Cleaner which sweeps, cleans and burnishes simultaneously ; Pressure Wax Sprayers, Power Squeegees and “ Dixon ” Floor Scrubbing, Pohshing and Carpet Shampooing Machines.
  • Commercial Relations and Exports Department. Stand B,42S. Board of Trade. Imperial Chemical House, Millbank, London. S.W.l. Teleph. : Whitehall 5140. Tel. Add. : “ Advantage, London.”—The Department combines the functions of the former Commercial Relations and Treaties Department and the Export Promotion Department. It assists Exporters in finding overseas markets. The Department also organises the London Sections of the British Industries Fair. It has Enquiry Stands in Earls Court (0,18) and Olympia (A, 13).
  • Compressed Rubber Products, Ltd. Stand B,715. Bell Works, Harefield, Middlesex. Teleph. ; Harefield 2123. Tel. Add. : “ Harebell, Harefield.”—Rubber-tyred and solid rubber wheels. Cushion tyres. Castors of all types for industrial and hospital use. Mallets. Safety Ladder Feet. Mouldings in natural and synthetic rubber.
  • Concentric Manufacturing Co, Ltd. Stand D,251. Tyburn Road, Birmingham, 24. Teleph. : East 2081. Tel. Add. : “ Accelerate, Phone, Birmingham.”—Automatic and Hand Operated Moulding and Filling Machines for Tarts and Pies. Washing and Sterilising Machines for Glasses, Cups and Beakers. Lightweight Telescopic Crutches for Disabled People.
  • Concordia Electric Wire and Cable Co Stand C,706. Long Eaton, Nr. Nottingham. Teleph. : Long Eaton 250 P.B.X. Tel. Add. : " Polianite,” Long Eaton.—Manufacturers of Electric Wires, Cables and Flexibles insulated with Enamel, Cotton, Silk, Rayon, Nylon, Paper, Glass, Asbestos, Rubber, Plastic Materials, Lacquer, Varnished Cambric, etc. Resistance Wires—Bare—Insulated. Cord-assemblies, Insulating Varnishes, etc.
  • Concrete Pump Co, Ltd, The. Stand Outdoor,1353 and 1252 4,. Stafford Terrace, London, W.8. Teleph. : Western 3546. Tel. Add. : “ Pumpcret, Kens, London.”—Pumpcret Concrete Pumps with Remixers, Cone Hoppers and Accessories.
  • Conex Terna, Ltd. Stand B,623. Whitehall Road, Great Bridge, Tipton, Staffs. Teleph. : Tipton 1162, Tipton 1982 (Export Dept.). Tel. Add. : "Conexterna, Birmingham.” —Terna Gunmetal and Forged Brass Fullway Gate Valves, Gunmetal Globe and Radiator Valves. Tema Double Regulating Valves. Conex Double Seal Compression Joints for Domestic Copper Tube.
  • Connollys (Blackley), Ltd. Stand C,413 and 312. Blackley, Manchester, 9. Teleph. : Cheetham Hill 1801. Tel. Add. : " Connollys, Blackley.”—Electric Wires and Cables, particularly Winding Wires insulated with Enamel, Synthetic Enamel, Silk, Rayon, Cotton, Glass,, Paper, etc. Telephone Cables, Power Cables and Electrical Adhesive Insulating Tapes.
  • Consolidated Pneumatic Tool Co, Ltd., The. Stand Outdoor,1310. 232, Dawes Road, London, S.W,6. Teleph. : Fulham 7722. Tel. Add. : “ Caulking, Wal^een, London.”—All Sizes of Portable Air Compressors, Breakers, Claydiggers, Picks, Drifters, Pneumatic Pumps, Vibrators. Impact Wrenches, Rock Drills and Miscellaneous Plant and Accessories for Contractors, Quarry Owners and Mines.
  • Constructors, Ltd. Stand D,401 and 300. Nickel Works, Tyburn Road, Erdington, Birmingham, 24. Teleph. : Erdington 1616. Tel. Add. : “ Equipstors, Birmingham.”—Steel Works and OflSce Equipment, Racks, Bins, Shelving, Partitioning, Work Pans, Benches, Tool Stands, Lockers, Cupboards, Strongroom Doors, Trestles, Miners’ Lockers, Cycle Racks, Slotted Steel, Floor Plates, Poles, Stillages.
  • Controlled Heat and Air, Ltd. Stand B,309 and 208. Cornwall Road, Smethwick, Birmingham. Teleph. : Smethwick 1805/6. Tel. Add. : “ Trollair, Smethwick.”—Tinprinting Ovens, Paint and Enamelling Ovens, Pre-treatment Plant, Vitreous Enamelling Core and Mould Drying, Wire Drying Ovens, Maturing Ovens, Sherardising Plant, Light Alloy Heat Treatment, Dust Extraction and Collection.
  • Controlled Heat and Air, Ltd. Stand C,729 and 626. Cornwall Road, Smethwick, Birmingham. Teleph. : Smethwick 1805/6. Tel. Add. : “ Trollair, Smethwick.”—Tinprintiug Ovens, Paint and Enamelling Ovens, Pre-treatment Plant, Vitreous Enamelling Core and Mould Drying, Wire Drying Ovens, Maturing Ovens, Sherardising Plant, Light Alloy Heat Treatment, Dust Extraction and Collection.
  • Cook, Thos., and Son, Ltd. Stand B,227. Berkeley Street, London, W.l. Teleph. : Grosvenor 4000, Tel. Add : "Coupon, Piccy, London." 123, New Street, Birmingham, 2. Teleph. ; Midland 5142/4. Tel. Add. : “ Coupon, Birmingham.”—Travel and Transport Service, by Rail, Road, Sea or Air, Hotel Accommodation Reserved, Shipping and Forwarding by Surface or Air Freight, Foreign Exchange, Travellers’ Cheques, Money Transfers,
  • Cooper, George, and Sons (Proprs.: Thomas W. Ward, Ltd.). Stand D,719 and Outdoor,1360 Effingham Nut and Bolt Works,. Sheffield. Teleph. : Sheffield 41026. Tel. Add, : " Cooper, Sheffield.”—Representative Examples of Nuts, Bolts, Screws, Studs, Wagon Bolts, Railway Fastenings, etc. Black, Machined and Bright. Examples of Glavanized Work and Light Forgings.
  • Cooper and Sons (Sheffield), Ltd. Stand A,420. " Fuluse Works,” Hermitage Street, Sheffield, 2. Teleph. : 20347/8. Tel. Add. ; " Fuluse, Phone, Sheffield.”—Fuluse and Signal Brand Hand Tools for Joiner, Engineer, Gardener, Builder, Decorator, Plumber, Electrician, Amateur. Braces, Chisels, Calipers, Feeler Gauges, Gimlets, Garden Shears, Hacksaws, Metal Squares, Screwdrivers, Ratchet Screwdrivers, Vices.
  • Co-operative Wholesale Society, Ltd., The. Stand B,711 and 620. 1, Balloon Street, Manchester, 4. Teleph. : Blackfriars 1212. Tel. Add. : “ Wholesale,” Manchester,—Aluminium Holloware Carpet Sweepers, Lawn Mowers, Garden Tools, Galvanised Ware, Electrical Appliances, Fluorescent Lighting, Bicycles, Tricycles, Washing Machines, Wringers.
  • Copper Development Association. Stand D,230. Kendals Hall, Radlett, Herts, Teleph. : Radlett 5616. Tel. Add. : " Cuprum, London.”—Finished and Semi-finished Copper and Copper Alloy Products, having applications in Engineering, Electrical, Building and other industries, with particulars of the Technical Information Services provided by the .Association.
  • R. H. Corbett and Co, Ltd. Stand Outdoor,1343and 1242. Burgess HUI Engineering Works, Burgess Hill, Sussex, Teleph. : Burgess Hill 3333.—Hydrum Mechanical Handling Equipment including Loaders, StUlaging Machines, Steel StUlages, Dispensing Machines, Hydraulic Lifts The Hydrum Portable TaUboard Loader.
  • Cornish Flexible Earth Co Stand Outdoor,1215a and 1114a Lanivet, Bodmin, Cornwall. Teleph. : Lanivet 222. Tel. Add. ; “ Bamboo, Lanivet.”—Flexible Earth has surpassed all other soil invigorators. It provides easily assimilable nourishment without taking anything from the previous soil, not just another fertilizer but a carefully composted Complete Soil-Structure.
  • Coronet Tool Co Stand A,327 and 226. 14. Cromwell Road, Derby. Teleph. ; Derby 47508. Tel. Add. : “ Coro- . tool, Derby.”—Lathes—Woodworkers’, Clockmakers’, Engineers’, Precision. Comprehensive Range Lathes suitable for All Trades. Unique Features'embracing Accuracy to Fine Limits. Detachable Self-contained Components, Wood Planers, Bandsaws, Sanders, Mortisers.
  • Coventry Climax Engines, Ltd. Stand Outdoor,1342. Widdrington Road Works, Coventry. Teleph. : Coventry 5051. Tel. Add. : " Climax, Coventry.”—Mechanical Handling Equipment. 1500/ 6000 lbs. Capacity Diesel and Petrol Powered Fork Trucks ; Diesel Bulk Loader Shovel for Loose Materials ; Hydraulically Steered and Braked ; Crane, Ram, Rotating Head, Clamp and Shovel Attachments.
  • Coventry Gear Co, The. Stand D,343. Foleshill, Coventry. Teleph.: Coventry 88004/5. Tel. Add.: " Covgear." —Spur, Spiral, Bevel and Worm Gears for all Industrial Drives, " Coventry ” Geared Motors.
  • Cowley, Thomas and Sons, Ltd. Stand A,203. " Quadrant Works.” Leamington Road, Gravelly Hill, Birmingham, 23. Teleph. : East 0806. Tel. Add. : '* Cowliware, Birmingham.’’—Manufacturers of Domestic Tinware, Japanned Ware and Ships Chandlers’ Tinware and Japanned Ware, e.g., Fish Kettles, Boilers, Cake Tins, Tea Ums, Kettles, Portable Ovens, Oil Bottles, Watering Cans, etc.
  • Crabtree, David, and Son, Ltd. Stand D,130. Hope Ironworks, Dick Lane, Laisterdyke, Bradford. Teleph. : Bradford 64880. Tel. Add. : " Dacrab.”—Loom Gripper Axminster.
  • Crane, Ltd. Stand D,611. 45, Leman Street, London, E.l. Teleph. : Royal 1212. Tel. Add. : " Craneion, Telex, London.”—Cast Steel Valves (600 lb. Class) for the Oil Industry. Forged Steel Flanges, Cast Iron and Gunmetal Valves for Heating and Industrial Users also Malleable Iron Pipe Fittings. Boilers and Radiators.
  • Crawford and Co (Tottenham), Ltd. Stand D,103. Tower Hill, Witney, Oxon. Teleph. : Witney 334/5. Tel. Add. : “ Crawford. Witney.”—Collets Feed Fingers, etc., for Automatics, Capstans, and all types of Machine Tools
  • Criterion Stampings, Ltd. Stand D,753. Criterion Works, Bilston Lane, Willenhall, Staffs. Teleph. : Willeuhall 555. Tel. Add. : “ Crito, Willenhall.”—Drop Forgings for the Motor and Engineering Trades.
  • Croda, Ltd. Stand D,122. Croda House, Snaith, Goole, Yorks. Teleph. ; Snaith 77. Tel. Add. ; " Croda, Goole.”-—Hot and Cold Dip Strippable Coatings, Government Specification and General Purpose Rust Preventives. Rust Removers and Degreasing Fluid. Industrial Machinery, Structural and Decorative Paints. Stoving Finishes and Special Purpose Paints.
  • Crofts Associated Industries, Ltd. Stand D,532. Thombury, Bradford. Teleph.: Bradford 65251. Tel. Add.: “Crofters, Bradford.”—Repetition Iron Castings.
  • Crofts (Engineers), Ltd. Stand D,532. Thornbuiy, Bradford, Yorkshire. Teleph. : Bradford 65251 (10 lines). Tel. Add. : " Crofters, Bradford.”—Power Transmission Drives and Industrial Gear Units including Worm Reduction Gears, Variable Speed Gears, Variable Speed Drives, Geared Motors, Muitl-Speed Units, V Rope Drives, Double Helical Gears, Clutches, General Trasmission Equipment.
  • Crompton Parkinson, Ltd. Stand C,809. Crompton House, Aldwych, London, W.C.2. Teleph. : Chancery 3333. Tel. Add. : “ Crompark, Estrand, London.”—Electric Motors for Industry and Transport, Switchgear, Instruments, Meters, “ B.E.T.’,’ Transformers, Lamps, Fluorescent Tubes, Lighting Equipment, Cables, Ceiling Fans, " Young ” Car Starter and Traction Batteries ; " Nelson ” Stud Welder.
  • R. Cruickshank, Ltd. Stand D,224. Camden Street, Birmingham, 1. Teleph. : Central 8553 (6 lines). Tel. Add. : “ Cruickshank, Birmingham.”—Automatic, Semi-Automatic and Manually-operated Plating Plant, Metal Plating Rectifiers, Filters, Degreasing Plant, Centrifuges, Polishing and Grinding Machines and Materials, Barrelling Machines for Plating and Burnishing, Testing Sets, Brushes,
  • Curran, Edward, Engineering, Ltd. Stand A,402. Cardiff. Teleph. : Cardiff 4752 (5 lines). Tel, Add. : “ Cartridge Cardiff.”—A full range of patterns and sizes of domestic utensils in the world famous " Silver Swallow ” Enamelled Ware for home and export markets.
  • Corwen, Maurice D., Ltd. Stand B,215. Brent Wharf, Brentford, Middlesex. Teleph. : Ealing 0078. Tel. Add. : “ Curgon," Brentford. Montgomerie Street, Ardrossan, Ayrshire. Teleph.: Ardrossan-Saltcoats 937.—Metallic Naphthenates for Drying Paint, Varnish, Linoleum, Printing Inks. Also for Wood and Fabric Preservation, Lubrication and Oil Thickening. Oil Soluble Lead, Cobalt, Manganese, Zinc, Copper, Aluminium, Calcium, Cerium Naphthenates.
  • Cuxson, Gerrard and Co, Ltd. Stand B,516. Oldbury, Near Birmingham. Teleph. : Broadwell 1355. Tel. Add. : " Dressings, Oldbury.”—Industrial Medical Welfare Specialists, Ambulance Room Equipment, First Aid Cases, Stretchers, Surgical Dressings, “ G P,” Germicide, Adaptoplast Elastic Wound Dressings, Nucklets for Knuckle- Injuries, Phenodine Lotion, Sanoid Respirators, etc.
  • Cyc-Arc, Ltd. Stand C,218. 27/29, New North Road, London, N.I. Teleph. : Clerkenwell 3344/8. Tel. Add.: "Stelmar, Nordo, London.”—Cyc-Arc Stud Welding Equipments and Accessories for Rapid and Economical Attachment of Brass, Steel, Stainless Steel and Aluminium Alloy Studs, Pins and Fittings to Engineering Main and Sub-assemblies.

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