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Charles Lathe and Co Ltd. of Claco Works, Tipton, Staffordshire. Telephone: Tipton 1887/8. Telegraphic Address: "Lathe, Tipton"
1872 Business established.
1937 Listed Exhibitor - British Industries Fair. Tile Fireplaces of all kinds. Faience, etc. Bathroom Wall Tiles, Plain, Enamelled and Mottles. "Claco" Combination Grates, including Midget, Hy-lo, etc. "Claco" Rustless Furnace Pans. Portable Boilers. Mantel Registers and Grates for Corporation housing schemes. (Stand No. B.400) 
1956 Patent - Improvements in or relating to domestic fireplaces.
1956 Patent - Improvements in or relating to firegrates.