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G. Binswanger and Co

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1880 Company established by Gustav Binswanger in London, initially dealing in accessories connected with generation of steam[1]

1889 G. Binswanger and Co issued a catalogue of electric lighting plant and material. The General Electric Co issued a catalogue of electric bells, batteries and electrical accessories[2]

1900 Shown as a wholesaler of electrical goods[3].

At some point was incorporated in GEC

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Sources of Information

  1. http://gechistory.org/
  2. The Engineer 1889/03/22
  3. Leeds Mercury, 10 October 1900