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of Kaye's Patent Lock Works, Hunslet, Leeds, maker of oil can, and safety locks for various applications
of 93 High Holborn, London, W.C.1.
1864 Company established by Joseph Kaye
1891 Released a catalogue of their door fastenings. 
1891 Manufacturers of Steel Seamless Syphon Oil Cans. 
1895 Advert. Seamless oil can. 
1903 Catalogue issued on seamless copper and other oil cans for automobiles.
1913 Advert for oil cans and lamps. 
1917 Advert. Seamless steel oil cans. Of Oil Can Works, Leeds. 
1920 Issued catalogue of oil cans. 
1927 Advert for seamless steel oil cans. 
1959 acquired by Gloucester Railway Carriage and Wagon Co