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1951 Directory for the British Glass Industry: Suppliers G

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Note: This is a sub-section of 1951 Directory for the British Glass Industry

GALLENKAMP (A.) & CO. LTD. For Address, etc., see Section B.
Blowpipes and hand tools for bench glasswork; small electric furnaces and ovens.
See Advertisement, page 401.

GARDNER (WM.) & SONS (GLOUCESTER) LTD., BRISTOL ROAD, GLOUCESTER. T.A., "Gardner, Gloucester". T.N., Gloucester 21261/3 (3 lines). London Offices: 20 HIGH HOLBORN, W.C.1. T.N ., CHAncery 7347. Established 1860.
Sifting and mixing machines for dry materials, powders, etc.; horizontal mixers for glass batch, and small units for colour distribution; drum mixers for glass batch and cullet.
Trade Name: Rapid.

GARSIDE (GEORGE), SAND QUARRIES, LEIGHTON BUZZARD. T.A., "Garside, Leighton Buzzard". T.N., Leighton Buzzard 2201/2.
Silica sand.

GARTVERRIE LTD. Head Office: 19 WATERLOO STREET, GLASGOW, C.2. T.A., "Gartverrie, Glasgow". T.N., CENtral 6065/6. Works: GLENBOIG, COATBRIDGE, LANARKSHIRE. T.A., "Gartverrie, Glenboig 216". T.N., Glenboig 216. Established 1877.
Refractory and glass sands.
Managing Director: A. Watt.
Secretary: J. Campbell MacGregor.

GENERAL ELECTRIC CO. LTD. Head Office: MAGNET HOUSE, KINGSWAY, LONDON, W.C.2. T.A., "Electricity, Westcent, London". T.N., TEMple Bar 8000. Works: ERITH, KENT. Branches in all principal towns.
Electrically-heated glass annealing lehrs for all types of glassware; glass bending, decorating and staining furnaces; safety glass and toughened glass furnaces; optical glass moulding and annealing furnaces; vitreous enamelling furnaces.
See Advertisement, page 31.

GENERAL REFRACTORIES LTD. Head Office: GENEFAX HOUSE, SHEFFIELD 10. T.A., "Genefax, Sheffield 10". T.N., Sheffield 31113/8 (6 lines). Works: SHEFFIELD; DEEPCAR; WORKSOP; AMBERGATE; HIRWAUN; BUCKLEY; MELTHAM; GLENBOIG; etc. Branch Offices and Representatives: LONDON; GLASGOW; SWANSEA; MANCHESTER; BIRMINGHAM; MIDDLESBROUGH; AMBERGATE. Established 1912.
Vacuum slipcast tank blocks in sillimanite and highly calcined molochite; clay tank blocks; sillimanite and silica bricks and blocks for the upper structure of tank and pot furnaces; special sillimanite and fireclay shapes for recuperators; high alumina and fireclay bricks for regenerators, sub-structure and auxiliary furnaces; refractory cements and compositions; complete range of acid, neutral and basic refractories for every industrial application.
Directors: Sir R. W. Matthews, D.L., J. P. {Chairman); R. A. Kirkby (Managing); W. G. Girling; A. McKendrick. M.C.; T. Watson.
See Advertisement, page 35.

GENT & CO. LTD., FARADAY WORKS, LEICESTER. T.A., "Gents, Leicester". T.N., Leicester 24151. London Office: 47 VICTORIA STREET, S.W.1. T.A., "Telegents, Phone, London". T.N., ABBey 6888. Established 1872.
Electric process timers; controlled electric clock systems; watchman's tell-tale recorders; bells and indicators.
Trade Names: Gents' of Leicester; Tangent; Pul-syn-etic.
Managing Director: H. K. Parsons.
Secretary: O. E. Kinsey.

GIBBONS BROS. LTD. Head Office and Works: DIBDALE WORKS, DUDLEY. T.A., "Gibbons, Dudley". T.N., Dudley 3141. Works: LENCHES BRIDGE WORKS, PENSNETT. T.N., Kingswinford 3311 .London Office: 151/154 PALACE CHAMBERS, BRIDGE STREET, WESTMINSTER S.W.1. T.A., "Giboyant, London". T.N., Whitehall 6417/8. Established 1834.
Gas and constructional engineers and contractors; carbonizing plants; charging machines; furnaces; Dressler patent tunnel ovens for the ceramic industry; refuse incinerators; elevators and conveyors; castings; Kogag coke ovens; gas producers.
Secretary: E. W. Walker.

GIBBONS (DUDLEY) LTD., DIBDALE WORKS, DUDLEY, WORCS. T.A., "Machine, Lower Gornal". T.N., Dudley 3141. London Offices: 151/4 PALACE CHAMBERS, WESTMINSTER, S.W.1. Established 1834. Refractory materials of all descriptions in fireclay, Silica, sillimanite, fused alumina and silicon carbide qualities; high temperature insulation bricks.
Secretary: E. W. Walker.

GLASS MACHINE & EQUIPMENT CO. LTD., 9A CECIL PAHADE, HIGH ROAD, SEVEN KINGS, ESSEX. T.N., SEVEN Kings 6606. Established 1946.
Moulds for pressed ware, blownware and bottle-making; glass processing and finishing machinery; machinery for the optical glass and electric lamp industries; machinery and tools for the manufacture of scientific glassware.
Managing Director: D. F. Sleap.
Secretary: G. M. Sleap.

GLASS MACHINERY MANUFACTURING CO. LTD., IMPERIAL WORKS, PERREN STREET, LONDON, N.W.5. T.N., GULliver 5516. Established 1946.
Machines for lampblown glass industry generally.
Directors: E. Greetham; A. M. Wilson.
Subsidiary of the Quadrant Engineering Co. Ltd.

GOLDSWORTHY (THOS.) & SONS LTD., BRITANNIA MILLS, HULME, MANCHESTER 15. T.A., "Goldsworthy, Manchester". T.N., BLAckfriars 3602. Established 1830; Limited 1929. Optical powders; abrasive grain; abrasive cloths and papers. Trade Name: Britannia. Directors: C. G. Heywood; G. R. Wolfe Barry; F. E. Green; E. L. Few.

GOODWIN (GEORGE) & SON LTD., WESTWOOD MILLS, HANLEY, STOKE-ON-TRENT. T.N., Stoke-on-Trent 2584. Established 1848. Pan-ground materials for glass, pottery, etc.; flint stone; whiting; felspar.
Managing Director: H. J. Goodwin.

GRAHAM-ENOCK MANUFACTURING CO. LTD. Head Office and Works: MARGARET ROAD WORKS, WINDUS ROAD, STAMFORD HILL, LONDON, N.16. T.A., "Granockice, Easphone, London". T.N., STAmford Hill 5671. Works: MARINE GARDENS, PORTOBELLO, EDINBURGH. T.N., Portobello 82821. Established 1925.
Glass bottle washing and filling machines.
Managing Director: A. Graham Enock.
Secretary: G. Scott Wheeler.

GRATRIX (SAMUEL) LTD. For Address, etc., see Section B.
Cullet.
Trade Name: Gx.
Directors: T. R. Fildes; A. R. Parker; N. Carr; F. Oxley.

GRAYSON & CO., CAMPO LANE, SHEFFIELD 1. T.N., Sheffield 20703 and 72484. Established 1922.
Drills for boring glass; circle arms.
Managing Director: C. K. Grayson.

GREEFF (R. W.) & CO. LTD., 12 FINSBURY CIRCUS, LONDON, E.C.2. T.A., "Greeff, Ave, London". T.N., LONdon Wall 5241/8 (8 lines). Established 1881.
Specialists in chemicals, both heavy and fine, pharmaceuticals, pigments, including acid boric, barium nitrate, barium sulphate, barytes, bichromate of potash, borax, carbonate of lime, green copperas, manganese dioxide, lead silicate, lithium, titanium oxide.
Directors: A. J. Thompson; R. J. Helfenstein; S. Bayliss Smith, F.C.A.; L. S. Heskins; E. E. Stedman; E. R. Barber; J. S. Lake, F.C.A.

GREEN (E.) & SON LTD., ECONOMISER WORKS, WAKEFIELD. T.A., "Economiser, Wakefield". T.N., Wakefield 2706. London Office: STAFFORD HOUSE, NORFOLK STREET, STRAND, W.C.2. T.A., "Economiser, Estrand, London". T.N., TEMple Bar 6723/4. Established 1821.
Fuel economisers and air preheaters for industrial steam generating units.
Managing Director: Lt.-Col. S. L. Green, T.D.
Secretary: F. M. G. Copham.

GREGORY (J. G.) & SON LTD., NEWCASTLE, STAFFS. T.A., "Gregory, Newcastle, Staffs". T.N., Newcastle, Staffs, 66531.
Lump potash felspar; lump soda felspar; ground potash felspar; ground soda high alumina felspar; ground fluorspar; finely ground limespar; cryolite.

GREGORY, REDDISH & CO. LTD., DEEPCAR, NR. SHEFFIELD. T.A., "Gregory, Deepcar". T.N., Stocks bridge 3105. Established 1899.
Silica bricks; fireclay.
Secretary: R. W. Walkington.

GRUBB (SIR HOWARD), PARSONS & CO. For Address, etc., see Section B.
Infra-red spectrometers; infra-red gas analysers.

GUYSON INDUSTRIAL EQUIPMENT LTD., NORTH AVENUE, OTLEY, YORKS. T.A., "Guyson, Otley, Yorks." T.N., Otley 2456. Established 1938.
Sandblast cabinets; air compressers; air couplings; hand clamps (plier spring type).
Trade Names: Guyson (Regd.); Guyson-IR; Airpoint.
Managing Director: R. S. Thomson.
Secretary: C. Stancroom.

GWERSYLLT SILICA BRICK CO. LTD. Head Office and Works: GWERSYLLT, NR. WREXHAM. T.A., "Wrexham 2453". T.N., Wrexham 2453. Works: PANT WORKS, PENYCAE, NR. WREXHAM. T.A., "Rhos 24". T.N., Rhos 24. Established 1916.
Silica bricks.
Trade Name: Gwersyll.
Managing Director: C. P. Williams.
Secretary: A. Williams.


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