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.

Robinson's Barley

From Graces Guide
July 1894.
1905.
April 1944.
May 1944.
June 1944.
October 1946.
November 1946.
June 1955.

1823 Matthais Robinson and Co manufactured a patent Barley and Groats drink, sold in powder form.

1903 After several mergers, Keen Robinson and Co became part of J. and J. Colman[1]

1935 Robinson's Barley Water was created for the Wimbledon tennis championship - a Colman's representative created a drink to refresh and hydrate the players, by combining barley crystals with lemon juice, sugar and water[2].

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Sources of Information

  1. Robinsons website [1]
  2. Robinsons website