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BABY CARRIAGES AND BASSINETTES

  • See Perambulators

BACON

  • See Ham and Bacon

BADGES

  • See Accoutrements

BAGS

  • See Paper Bags; Sacks and Bags; School Bags

BAG, DRESSING BAG, TRUNK PORTMANTEAU AND PURSE MANUFACTURERS

  • Asprey and Co
  • Albert Barker
  • A. Barrett and Sons
  • Mark Cross
  • Hugo Droesse
  • Finnigans
  • Robert Foxcroft and Sons
  • Franklin, Iddins and Co (Travelling Goods)
  • Goldsmiths and Silversmiths Co
  • J. T. Huxtable and Co
  • George William Kiderlen
  • S. H. Parsons and Co
  • E. Posen
  • John Pound and Co
  • Walter Thornhill and Co
  • J. C. Vickery

BAG AND PORTMANTEAU FRAMES AND FURNITURE

BAKERS

BAKERS AND CONFECTIONERS SUNDRIES

* BAKERY ENGINEERS

BAKING POWDER

BALANCES (SPRING)

  • See Springs and Spring Balances

BALE SHEETS

  • See Sacks and Bags

* BALL BEARINGS

BALLOONS (RUBBER)

BAMBOO FURNITURE

  • A. Kesterton

BAND INSTRUMENTS AND MUSIC

  • See Musical Instruments; Music Publishers

BANKS AND BANKERS

  • African Banking Corporation
  • Alexanders and Co
  • Anglo-Austrian Bank
  • Anglo-South American Bank
  • Arbuthnot, Latham and Co
  • Australian Bank of Commerce
  • Bank of Africa
  • Bank of Australasia
  • Bank of British North America
  • Bank of British West Africa
  • Bank of Liverpool
  • Bank of Montreal
  • Bank of New Zealand
  • Bank of Victoria
  • Barclay and Co
  • Belfast Banking Co
  • Robert Benson and Co
  • W. and J. Biggerstaff
  • Alfred Booth and Co
  • Boulton Brothers and Co
  • Bradford District Bank
  • British Bank of Northern Commerce
  • British Linen Bank
  • Canadian Bank of Commerce
  • Capital and Counties Bank
  • Chalmers, Guthrie and Co
  • Chandler and Co
  • Chartered Bank of India, Australia and China
  • Child and Co
  • Clydesdale Bank
  • Cocks, Biddulph and Co
  • Colonial Bank
  • Commercial Bank of Australia
  • Commercial Bank of Scotland
  • Commercial Banking Co of Sydney
  • Thomas Cook and Son
  • Coutts and Co
  • Cox and Co
  • Crompton and Evans Union Bank
  • Roger Cunliffe, Sons and Co
  • Delhi and London Bank
  • Deutsche Bank
  • Direction der Disconto-Gesellschaft
  • Samuel Dobree and Sons
  • Dresdner Bank
  • Messrs Drummond
  • William Duff and Co
  • English, Scottish and Australian Bank
  • Glyn, Mills, Currie and Co
  • Grindlay and Co
  • Guinness, Mahon and Co
  • Halifax and Huddersfield Union Banking Co and Halifax Joint Stock Banking Co
  • Harris, Bulteel and Co
  • Harris, Winthrop and Co
  • E. von der Heydt and Co
  • Hibernian Bank
  • Charles Hoare and Co
  • Imperial Bank of Persia
  • Imperial Ottoman Bank
  • Ironmonger and Co
  • J. Jackson and Sons
  • A. Keyser and Co
  • Henry S. King and Co
  • Kleinwort, Sons and Co
  • Knowles and Foster
  • Lancashire and Yorkshire Bank
  • Lazard Brothers and Co
  • William Le Lacheur and Son (Merchant Bankers)
  • Lloyds Bank
  • London Bank of Mexico and South America
  • London Banking Corporation
  • London and Brazilian Bank
  • London City and Midland Bank
  • London County and Westminster Bank
  • London Joint Stock Bank
  • London and Liverpool Bank of Commerce
  • London and Provincial Bank
  • London and South-Western Bank
  • Manchester and Liverpool District Banking Co
  • Mercantile Bank of India
  • Metropolitan Bank (of England and Wales)
  • Natal Bank
  • National Bank of India
  • National Bank of New Zealand
  • National Bank of Scotland
  • National Bank of South Africa
  • National Provincial Bank of England
  • Neumann, Luebeck and Co
  • North of Scotland and Town and County Bank
  • Nottingham and Nottinghamshire Banking Co
  • Parrs Bank
  • Pinto Leite and Nephews
  • Provincial Bank of Ireland
  • Gerald Quin, Cope and Co
  • Reeves, Whitburn and Co
  • Robarts, Lubbock and Co
  • Rodocanachi, Sons and Co
  • N. M. Rothschild and Sons
  • Royal Bank of Ireland
  • Royal Bank of Scotland
  • Russo-Asiatic Bank
  • M. Samuel and Co
  • Samuel, Montagu and Co
  • Stilwell and Sons
  • Union Bank of Australia
  • Union Bank of Scotland
  • Union of London and Smiths Bank
  • West Yorkshire Bank
  • White and Shaxson
  • Williams Deacons Bank
  • Woodhead and Co

BANKERS AGENTS

  • Bahr, Behrend and Co
  • Cossart, Gordon and Co

* BANK NOTE AND CHEQUE ENGRAVERS AND PRINTERS

BANK AND OFFICE FITTERS

  • (See also Office Fitters; Shop Fitters)
  • J. W. Cooke and Co
  • Parnall and Sons
  • R. T. Snaith and Son

  • See Flag and Banner Manufacturers

BAR FITTERS

  • (See also Shop Fitters; Brewers Engineers)
  • J. W. Cooke and Co
  • Gaskell and Chambers

BARGE BUILDERS

  • See Shipbuilders

BARGE OWNERS

  • See Lightermen

BARLEY

  • J. and J. Colman (Robinsons Patent)
  • William Cross
  • John Grant and Sons
  • Keen, Robinson and Co
  • John Milne and Co
  • North of Scotland Milling Co (Pearl Barley)
  • Eric Paterson and Co

BAROMETER MAKERS

  • See Scientific Instruments

BARYTES

  • Zach Cartwright
  • Ernest E. Mayer and Co

BASKETS

  • See Wicker Work

BASSES (FOR FISH AND MEAT TRADES)

  • Thomas G. Hair

BATH BRICKS

  • H. J. and C. Major
  • Edward J. Nation and Co (Powder)

BATH CABINETS

  • Gem Supplies Co

BATH CHAIRS

  • See Invalid Carriages

BATH FOUNDERS

  • See Ironfounders; Sanitary Engineers

BATH OLIVER BISCUITS

  • James Fortt

BATTERIES (PRIMARY)

  • See Cinematographers and Cinematograph Lamps, Films

BATTERIES (STORAGE)

  • See Accumulators

BEARINGS (BALL)

  • See Ball Bearings; Brassfounders; Bronze Founders

BEDDING MANUFACTURERS

  • Clatworthy and Co
  • Frederick Fish and Son
  • Hoskins and Sewell
  • Price Brothers and Co
  • T. and J. Roberts
  • Siddall and Hilton

* BEDSTEAD MANUFACTURERS

BEEHIVES

  • Abbott Brothers
  • William Lea

BEER BOTTLERS

BEER ENGINES

  • See Brewers Engineers

BEESWAX

  • See Wax

* BELL FOUNDERS

BELLS (ELECTRIC)

  • See Electrical Engineers; Electrical Supplies

BELLOWS MAKERS

  • See Brush Manufacturers

BELTMAKERS

  • W. Ellis and Co
  • McBryde and Orr
  • Ollard, Westcombe and Co
  • M. Wright and Sons

BELT (LADIES) FITTINGS

  • Bent and Parker
  • W. Ellis and Co

* BELTING (MACHINE)

BENT CRANKS

  • See Cranks

BENT TIMBER

  • See Timber (Bent)

BERLIN WOOLS

  • Faudels

BICYCLES AND TRICYCLES

  • See Cycle Makers

BILL BROKERS

  • Page and Gwyther

BILLIARDS (TABLES, BALLS)

BILLPOSTERS

  • Walter Hill and Co
  • Manchester Billposting Co
  • Partington Advertising Co
  • Sheldons

BINDER TWINE

  • See Twine

BINDINGS

  • See Trimming Manufacturers

BIOSCOPE MAKERS

  • See Cinematographers

BIRD CAGES

BIRD FOOD AND SEED

  • (See also Poultry and Game Foods)
  • A. and G. H. Edwards

* BISCUIT AND CAKE MANUFACTURERS

* BITUMEN MANUFACTURERS

* BLACK LEAD (POLISH) AND GRAPHITE

BLACKPLATES

  • See Tinplates

BLANCMANGE POWDER

  • See Custard Powder; Jellies (Table)

BLANKETS

BLASTING FUSES

  • See Fuse Makers

BLEACHERS AND FINISHERS

BLEACHING GOODS

  • See Cotton

BLEACHING MACHINERY

  • See Textile Machinery

BLINDS

  • See Window Blinds

BLOTTING PAPER

(See also Paper Makers; Stationers (Manufacturing))

BLOUSE FABRICS

  • See Dress Goods

BLOUSE AND GOWN MANUFACTURERS

  • Bastin, Merryfield and Cracknell
  • Betteley, Addyman and Jalland
  • H. N. Brock
  • Brook Manufacturing Co
  • Robert R. Buck and Sons
  • Corby, Palmer and Stewart
  • Downes and Co
  • John Hind and Co
  • Kettering Corset Manufacturers
  • Partington and Norrington
  • Phillips and Sons
  • Pratt, Hurst and Co
  • Selincourt and Sons
  • E. H. Tidswell and Co
  • Weeks and Cooper
  • Wilkinson Brothers and Co

BLOUSE WAREHOUSEMEN

  • See Warehousemen, Textile (Lace and Fancy)

BLOWERS

  • See Air Compressing Machinery

* BLUE (LAUNDRY)

BLUE BRICK MANUFACTURERS

  • (See also Brick Manufacturers)
  • Hathern Station Brick and Terra Cotta Co

BOARD MAKERS

  • See Card Manufacturers

BOATS (MOTOR)

  • See Motor Boats

* BOAT BUILDERS

* BOBBIN AND SHUTTLE MANUFACTURERS

* BOILER CIRCULATORS

BOILER CLEANERS

  • London Scaling Co

BOILER COMPOSITIONS

  • See Boiler Fluids and Compositions

BOILER COVERERS AND COVERINGS

  • See Steam Surface Coverers

BOILER FEED PUMPS

  • See Pumps

* BOILER FITTINGS

* BOILER FLUES

* BOILER FLUIDS AND COMPOSITIONS

* BOILERMAKERS

* BOLTS AND NUTS

* BOLT AND NUT MACHINERY

BOND ENGRAVERS

  • See Bank Note Engravers

BONDED STORE MERCHANTS AND WAREHOUSEMEN

  • See Warehouse Keepers

BONNET WAREHOUSEMEN

  • See Straw Goods; Milliners

BOOKBINDERS

* BOOKBINDERS MACHINERY

BOOKBINDERS MATERIAL DEALERS

  • See Book Cloth, Leather Cloth; Card Manufacturers

BOOKCLOTH MANUFACTURERS

BOOKSELLERS

  • (See also Publishers; Educational Booksellers; Law Booksellers)
  • Edward G. Allen and Son (Export)
  • Samuel Bagster and Sons
  • B. T. Batsford
  • James Blackwood and Co
  • William Bryce
  • John and Edward Bumpus
  • Clive and Co
  • William Collins Sons and Co
  • Combridge and Co
  • James Cornish and Sons
  • William Dawson and Sons
  • A. and F. Denny
  • Dulau and Co
  • Eason and Son
  • Messrs Ellis
  • Eyre and Spottiswoode (Government)
  • William Georges Sons
  • M. H. Gill and Son
  • Harrison and Sons
  • Hatchard and Co
  • Abel Heywood and Son
  • John Heywood
  • Hodges, Figgis and Co
  • Hughes and Harber
  • Jones and Evans Booksellers
  • P. S. King and Son (Parliamentary)
  • Elkin Mathews
  • Nilsson and Co (Wholesale and Retail Foreign)
  • David Nutt
  • Philip, Son and Nephew
  • Pickering and Chatto
  • Bernard Quaritch
  • Robert Riviere and Son (Wholesale)
  • Frank T. Sabin
  • Sandle Brothers
  • Siegle and Co
  • Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent and Co
  • W. H. Smith and Son
  • E. and F. N. Spon (Engineering)
  • Spottiswoode and Co
  • F. and E. Stoneham
  • Truslove and Hanson
  • E. D. Walker and Wilson
  • Wyman and Sons

BOOTMAKERS

  • See Boot and Shoe Manufacturers

BOOT BUTTONS AND BOOT BUTTON FASTENERS

  • See Boot and Shoe Mercers

BOOT HEELS

  • See Leather

BOOT LACES

  • See Boot and Shoe Mercers

BOOT LASTS

  • See Boot and Shoe Mercers; Boot and Shoe Machinery

BOOT POLISHES

  • See Polishes

BOOT PROTECTORS

  • See Boot and Shoe Mercers

BOOT UPPERS

  • See Leather

BOOT AND SHOE FINDINGS

  • See Boot and Shoe Mercers

BOOT AND SHOE IMPORTERS, DEALERS AND FACTORS

BOOT AND SHOE MANUFACTURERS

* BOOT AND SHOE MACHINERY

* BOOT AND SHOE MERCERS (LACES, LININGS, GRINDERY)

* BOOT AND SHOE RIVETS

* BORAX AND BORACIC ACID

BORING TOOLS

  • See Well Sinkers and Borers, Boring Tools; Drills

* BOTTLE (GLASS) MANUFACTURERS AND MERCHANTS

BOTTLERS (ALE AND STOUT)

  • See Beer Bottlers

* BOTTLING APPARATUS AND SUPPLIES

* BOX MAKERS

* BOX-MAKING MACHINERY

BOXBOARDS (IMPORTERS, MANUFACTURERS)

  • Cannon and Clapperton
  • G. H. Hedley
  • Thames Paper Co
  • James Webster and Brother

BRACES MANUFACTURERS

  • (See also Outfitters, Wholesale)
  • McBryde and Orr
  • Ollard, Westcombe and Co
  • T. E. Roberts and Co
  • Taylor Brothers

BRAID MANUFACTURERS

  • J. H. Clarke and Co
  • Robert Farnworth
  • Foxton Brothers and Co
  • William Milner and Sons
  • William Stannard and Co
  • Edward Stillwell and Son
  • Henry Vollmer and Son
  • Anthony Ward and Co

BRANDY

  • See Wines and Spirits

* BRASSES (MEMORIAL)

* BRASSFOUNDERS AND FINISHERS

BRASS HINGES

  • See Hinges

BRASS TUBES

  • See Tubes

BRATTICE CLOTH

  • See Waterproofing Cloths

BREECHES MAKERS

  • (See also Tailors)
  • Hammond and Co
  • Henry Huntsman and Sons
  • William and A. Orrett

* BREWERS

BREWERS ANALYSTS

  • See Chemists (Analytical)

BREWERS CHEMICALS AND MATERIALS

  • See Brewers and Distillers Requisites

* BREWERS ENGINEERS

BREWERS AND DISTILLERS REQUISITES

* BRICK MANUFACTURERS

BRICKMAKING MACHINERY

  • See Stone-breaking and Brickmaking Machinery

* BRIDGES AND ROOFS

(See also Engineers (Constructional)

BRILLIANT CUTTERS

  • John M. Newton and Sons

BRIQUETTE MANUFACTURERS

  • Charrington, Sells, Dale and Co
  • Crown Preserved Coal Co
  • Graigola Merthyr Co

* BRIQUETTE MACHINERY

BRITISH WINES

  • See Cordials and British Wines

BROCADE

  • See Silk

* BRONZE FOUNDERS

BRONZERS

  • See Enamellers, Bronzers and Japanners

BROWN SADDLERS

  • See Saddlers

* BRUSH MANUFACTURERS AND MERCHANTS

BRUSH TURNERS

  • See Wood Turners

* BUCKLES

BUFFALO HIDES

  • Robert Fielden and Sons
  • William Marsden

BUFFERS

  • See Railway Plant

* BUILDERS, CONTRACTORS AND JOINERS

BUILDERS CASTINGS

  • See Castings (Builders)

* BUILDERS IRONMONGERY AND HARDWARE

BUILDERS IRONWORK

  • See Ironwork (Constructional)

BUILDERS MERCHANTS

  • (See also Cement; Brick Manufacturers; Tiles; Lime; Sand and Gravel; Slate; Timber)
  • J. Bassett and Sons
  • Baxendale and Co
  • Breconshire Coal and Lime Co
  • Broad and Co
  • Thomas Brooks and Co
  • John Byford and Son
  • Caldcleugh Brothers
  • John Cartmell and Sons
  • Coles, Shadbolt and Co
  • Coupe Brothers
  • John Evans (Liverpool)
  • Gardiner, Sons and Co
  • Hill Brothers
  • Hockin, Banbury and Co
  • Johnstons
  • Frank Jones and Co
  • Lawford and Sons
  • Frank Mayle and Sons
  • F. Naylor
  • Nettlefold and Son
  • John E. Page
  • Rowe Brothers and Co
  • J. H. Sankey and Son
  • Smith and Turner and S. Gerish and Co Amalgamated
  • Henry S. Tett and Co
  • Albert Turner and Son
  • Samuel Walker and Sons
  • G. L. Wilson and Co

BUILDING REPAIRS

  • See Builders; Scaffolding Experts

BUILDING SOCIETY

  • Principality Building Society

BUILDING SURVEYORS

  • See Surveyors

BUILDINGS (PORTABLE, EXHIBITION, HORTICULTURAL)

  • See Iron Buildings; Horticultural Builders

* BULLION DEALERS AND REFINERS

BUNKERING AGENTS

  • See Coal and Coke

BUOYS AND MOORINGS

BUSINESS AGENTS

  • Arnold and Co
  • Information Bureau

BUSINESS SYSTEMS, ORGANISATION AND TRAINING

  • (See also under Shorthand; Typewriting)
  • Co-operative Printing Society
  • Thomas Dixon
  • Gem Supplies Co
  • Mrs. Constance Hoster
  • James, Roberts and Co
  • Kenrick and Jefferson
  • Library Bureau
  • S. Maler

BUTCHERS

  • See Meat Purveyors

BUTCHERS OUTFITTERS

  • Bitterlings
  • T. B. Finney and Co
  • Sheffield Butchers Hide and Skin Co

BUTTER

* BUTTON MANUFACTURERS

See Also