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Charles Lathe and Co

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Nov 1919.
1951. Claco.

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) [1]

1956 Patent - Improvements in or relating to domestic fireplaces.

1956 Patent - Improvements in or relating to firegrates.

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