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George Baker

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March 1911.
Nov 1919.
Dec 1921.

George Baker Ltd. of 68 Cecil Street Wire Works, Birmingham 19. Telephone: ASTon Cross 3552/3553. Telegraphic Address: "Weaving, Birmingham"

See George Baker (1815-1895)

1840 Company established.

1888. Partnership dissolved. ' NOTICE is hereby given, that the Partnership hitherto subsisting between us the undersigned, George Baker the elder and George Baker the younger, as Wire Workers, carrying on business at Cecil-street, Birmingham, in the county of Warwick, under the style or firm of the Cecil-Street Wire Works Company; Late M. Lonsdale and Co., has this day been dissolved by mutual consent. All debts and sums of money due and owing to and by the late partnership will be received and paid by the said George Baker the elder, by whom the said business will in future be carried on under the style of George Baker the elder.— Dated the 23rd day of November, 1883. Geo. Baker, senior. Geo. Baker, junr.[1]

1937 Listed Exhibitor - British Industries Fair. Jack, Mattress Chain and Hooks, Cistern Pulls. Nails, Panel, Veneer. Gimp and Escutcheon Pins. Brass and Iron Shoe Rivets. Fireguards, Riddles, Builders' Sieves, Meat Safes. Covers, Bird Cages, Domestic Wire Goods, Woven Wire, Brass, Copper and Iron. Wirework for all purposes. (Stand No. A.509) [2]

1937 Wire goods manufacturers (pins, panels, gimps etc). "G.B.B." Wire Goods. [3]

1963 Patent - Improvements in guards for domestic fires. [4]

1969 Patent - Improvements in or relating to Incinerators. [5]

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. London Gazette, 1888, November 30th.
  2. 1937 British Industries Fair Page 331
  3. 1937 The Aeroplane Directory of the Aviation and Allied Industries
  4. [1] Wikipatents
  5. [2] Wikipatents