Grace's Guide To British Industrial History

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Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 147,919 pages of information and 233,587 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 147,919 pages of information and 233,587 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

Graystone

From Graces Guide

of Birmingham (registered office)

1993 Ptarmigan Holdings plc changed its name to Graystone plc

1993 Sold G. A. Stadler and Co and Gainsborough Flowers. Subsidiaries included:

1993 Acquired British Syphon Co

1995 Acquired Ring Group, supplier of automotive parts and consumer lighting products[1]

1997 Sale of the engineering division. After a profit warning and failure of a bid for the company, the chairman resigned.

1998 Name changed to Ring plc; moved head office from Wilmslow to Leeds.



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Sources of Information

  1. The Times June 8, 1995
  • Companies House filings