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of 35 Gracechurch Street, London, EC3. Telephone: Avenue 0948. Cables: "Christy's London". Factories in Stockport, Cheshire and Bermondsey Street, London, SE. (1929)
Ditto Address and Cables. Telephone: Mansion House 5319. (1947)
1773 Company established in London by Miller Christy.
It took Miller a seven year apprenticeship to learn the "art and mystery of feltmaking".
1778 Company moved to Gracechurch Street, London.
1804 John Christy, the third son, joined the company.
1826 J. Worsley of Stockport was taken over by Christy and Co.
1887 The company was registered on 1 July, to take over the business of the firm of the same name, hat manufacturers. 
1929 Advert as Makers of Hats of all descriptions. Felt Hats in Fashionable Styles and Stiff and Soft Colonial Styles. Fez, Hungarian, etc. Silk and Opera Hats. Cork and Felt Helmets. Tweed, Uniform and Cloth Caps. (Textiles and Clothing Section - Stand No. S.51) 
1947 Listed Exhibitor - British Industries Fair. Manufacturers of Hats, Soft Felt and Stiff Felt, all Types for Ladies and Gentlemen. Fez Caps, Silk Hats, Helmets and Tweed Caps and Hats. 
Christy's are now situated in Witney, Oxfordshire, and are well known as manufacturers of riding hats of all descriptions.