Grace's Guide

British Industrial History

Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 148,450 pages of information and 233,880 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

H. S. Hiles and Co

From Graces Guide

Jump to: navigation, search

of 75, Bridge Street, Manchester, Paint, Oil, Colour, and Varnish Merchants

1898 Business established by Mrs. Zillah Hiles, Urban Leach Glover, and James Lowe.

1906 Harry Sidney Hiles succeeded his mother.

1913 Lowe retired.

1914 Principals: Harry Sidney Hiles and Urban Leach Glover. Provided all Decorators', Coach Builders', and Scenic Artists' Colours.

See Also


Sources of Information