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 149,947 pages of information and 235,419 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.

O. D. Guest

From Graces Guide
January 1911.
1916.
January 1920.

of Enterprise Works, Vicarage Street, Walsall

Manufacturer of buckles and metal smallwares, of Walsall

1908 Company incorporated; the shareholders were David Oliver Guest, Oliver David Guest, Arthur Guest, James Edgar Guest, Louise Miller, Florence Timmins, John Sidney Gadsby[1]

1950 Acquired by F. H. Tomkins [2] but seems to have continued to be run as a business under the original name[3]

1972 Name changed to F. H. Tomkins Buckle Co

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Sources of Information

  1. Articles of Association
  2. The Times, 8 August 1950
  3. The Times 31 Oct 1967