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.

Yote Manufacturing Co

From Graces Guide
1938.

Yote Manufacturing Co of Mere Green Works, Four Oaks, Warwickshire.

Originally formed as a gun and pistol maker by Joseph Riley and later diversified in to making pianos and then parts for gramophones. Late 1920s moved to producing stainless steel cutlery.[1]

1913 Advertising for staff.[2]

1938 'Dura-Lustra' Stainless Tableware.

1963 Factory extension.[3]

1970 Pressworkers, machinists, assemblers and toolmakers. Chairman and MD - R. Duncomb Riley. Directors - Miss B. Phillips and Mrs M. K. Riley.

Notes

M.D is probably Raymond Duncomb Riley (1923-2002) who married 1971 at Liskeard to Betty Phillips


See Also

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Sources of Information

  1. Birmingham Daily Post - Monday 24 June 1963
  2. Birmingham Mail - Saturday 22 March 1913
  3. Birmingham Daily Post - Monday 24 June 1963