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1951 Directory for the British Glass Industry: Users S

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

ST. ANN'S MANUFACTURING CO. LTD. Head Office: 27 SOUTHCHURCH ROAD, SOUTHEND-ON-SEA, ESSEX. T.A., "Sanco, Southend-on-Sea". T.N., Southend 66266/8 (3 lines). Works: STANFIELD ROAD, SOUTHEND-ON-SEA. Established 1900.
Stockists of plate, sheet and safety glass. Processers of glass; leaded lights; wall panelling.
Managing Director: A. E. Dyer.
Secretary: R. R. Smith.

ST. DAVID'S MANUFACTURING CO. LTD. Head Office and Works: GORSEBANK ROAD, LIVERPOOL 18. T.A., "Esdemcee, Liverpool". T.N., SEFton Park 2631. Works: RIVER WORKS, SALTNEY, NR. CHESTER. T.N., Chester 22084. Established 1939.
Glass Christmas tree decorations; tinsel Christmas tree decorations; "Grex" glass wicks.
Trade Name: Grex.
Managing Director and Secretary: R. Gratzer.

ST. PAUL'S STAINED GLASS CO., ANTROBUS ROAD, HANDSWORTH, BIRMINGHAM. T.N., NORthern 0036. Established 1932.
Stained and painted glass windows.
Managing Director: H. A. Brisband.

SAFETY GLASS WORKS, 71 SUMMER ROAD, WEST CROYDON, SURREY. T.N., CROydon 1380. Established 1945.
Car window specialists; cutting, polishing and fitting laminated safety glass to cars and coaches, etc.
Proprietors: H. Jarrett; A. L. Jones.

SAVORY & MOORE LTD. Registered Office: 61 WELBECK STREET, LONDON, W.1. T.A., "Instruments, Wesdo, London". T.N., WELbeck 5555. Works: STANDARD WORKS, LAWRENCE ROAD, LONDON, N.15. T.A., "Nusalin, Southtot, London". T.N., STAmford Hill 3456. Established 1794.
Lampblown surgical glassware.
Directors: R. W. V. Neathercoat, D.F.C.; E. A. Urnney, Ph.C.; H. A. R. Russell; H. F. Stapley, M.P.S.; S. A. Jones, A.S.A.A.

SCIENTIFIC GLASS BLOWING CO., 12/14 WRIGHT STREET, OXFORD ROAD, MANCHESTER 15. T.A., "Soxlet, Manchester". T.N., ARDwick 1425. Established 1915.
Lampblown laboratory, scientific and medical glassware and apparatus; suppliers of laboratory glassware.
Proprietor: F. Hartwig (British).

SCIENTIFIC GLASSBLOWING CO. LTD., 95 GRAYS INN ROAD, LONDON, W.C.1. T.A., "Scienglass, Holb, London". T.N., HOLborn 4228. Established 1903.
Laboratory, scientific and medical (including lampblown) glassware and apparatus; Paul's condenser for speedy distillation; Primus water suction pumps, with and without valves.
Trade Names: Primus Pumps; Paul's Condensers.
Managing Director: V. Priem.
Secretary: T. H. Barker.

SCIENTIFIC SUPPLIES CO. LTD., SCIENTIFIC HOUSE, VINE HILL, LONDON, E.C.1. T.N., TERminus 2468/9 and 3040. Established 1917.
Lampblown laboratory and scientific glassware and apparatus.
Managing Director: R. Maclnnes.
Secretary: M. M. Maclnnes.

"SCIGLIN", 24 RENDLESHAM STREET, SuNDERLAND. T.N., Sunderland 57851. Established 1949.
Lampblown laboratory, scientific and medical glassware.
Partners: C. Cameron; A. Pike.
Secretary: A. Pike.

SCORAH (L. V. D.), M.Sc., F.R.I.C., 44 NORTHFIELD ROAD, KINGS NORTON, BIRMINGHAM. T.N., KINgs Norton 1885. Established 1934.
Interchangeable ground glass joints and apparatus fitted therewith; precision curved tubes for spirit levels.
Trade Name: Chemikano.
See also Section C.

SCOTTISH NATIONAL GLASS & GLAZING CO. LTD., 14 DOBBIES LOAN, GLASGOW, C.4. T.A., "Scotglas, Glasgow". T.N., BEL 3841/2. Established 1881.
Stockists of plate, sheet and safety glass. Manufacturers and processers of constructional glass products; stained glass; leaded lights; patent glazing; Vitrolite fixing for bathrooms, etc.
Managing Director: A. G. Pollok.
Secretary: W. Burns.

SCOTTISH OPTICAL WORKS LTD. 146 ARGYLE STREET, GLASGOW, C.2. T.A., "Surfacing, Glasgow". T.N., Glasgow CENtral 3417/8. 12 STAFFORD STREET, EDINBURGH. T.N., Edinburgh CENtral 5949. Established 1927.
Ophthalmic lenses.
Proprietors: J. & H. Taylor (Holdings) Ltd.

SHEEDY (G. E.), THE COTTAGE, SOUTH WESTON, TETSWORTH, OXON. One electric kiln.
Stained glass windows.

SHEPHERD, TOBIAS & CO. LTD., NORTH CIRCULAR ROAD, CRICKLEWOOD, LONDON, N.W.2. T.A., "Aiabasglas, Gold, London ". T.N., GLAdstone 1181. Established 1930.
Stockists of plate, sheet and safety glass. Manufacturers and processers of constructional glass products; stained glass; leaded lights.

SHERWOOD (A. M. E.) LTD. (Incorporating C. DIXON & Co.), 190 COULSDON ROAD, CATERHAM, SURREY. T.A., "Caterham 2190". T.N., Caterham 2190.
Lamp blown laboratory, scientific and medical glassware and apparatus.
Managing Director: A. S. Robertson, M.B., Ch.B.

SHORT & MASON LTD., ANEROID WORKS, HALE END ROAD and MACDONALD ROAD, WALTHAMSTOW, LONDON, E.17. T.A., "Aneroid, Easphone, London". T.N., LARkswood 3371/5 (5 lines). Established 1864.
Hydrometers; barometers; thermometers; scientific instruments for indicating, recording and control of temperature, humidity, etc.
Trade Name: S & M.
Managing Director: R. Arnison.
Secretary: H. J. Coppard.

SHRIGLEY & HUNT LTD., JOHN O' GAUNT'S GATE, LANCASTER, LANCS. T.A., "Shrigley, Lancaster". T.N., Lancaster 719. Established 1750. Two gas kilns.
Artists and craftsmen in stained glass.
Directors: J. T. Alexander; J. Fisher; R. Gardner; J. W. Sandham.

SIEMENS ELECTRIC LAMPS AND SUPPLIES LTD. Head Office: 38/39 UPPER THAMES STREET, LONDON, E.C.1. T.A., "Siemotor, Cent, London". T.N., CENtral 2332 (20 lines). Works: PRESTON, LANCS.
Fluorescent lighting tubes; incandescent lamps; radio valves.
Trade Names: Siemens; Sieray.

SIGN COMPONENTS LTD. Head Office and Works: 121/3 CAMDEN HIGH STREET, LONDON, N.W.1. T.N., GULliver 1451. Works: 34 DIAMOND ROAD, WATFORD, HERTS. Established 1943.
Illuminating discharge tubes; neon tubes for advertising purposes.
Joint Managing Directors: J. Jones; R. Leitersdorf.
Secretary: K. Allday.

SIMON (A. & S.), 35 and 35A ALDERSGATE STREET, LONDON, E.C.1. T.A., "Asidolf, London". T.N., MONarch 4911/2.
Glass eyes, human and doll.

SKEAT (FRANCIS) 69 HAZELWOOD DRIVE, ST. ALBANS, HERTS. T.N., St. Albans 5171. Established 1934.
Stained glass artist.

SMART (HAROLD W.), 128 BRIDGNORTH ROAD, WOLLASTON, STOURBRIDGE. T.N., Stourbridge 57235. Established 1879 as Smart Bros.; 1908 as Harold W. Smart.
Laboratory, scientific and medical (including lampblown) glassware and apparatus; laboratory furnishers.

SMITH (A. F.) & SONS LTD., 58/70 DUNCAN ROAD, GILLINGHAM, KENT. T.N., Gillingham 5234/5. Established 1884.
Stockists of plate and sheet glass. Manufacturers and processers of constructional glass products. Suppliers of illuminating glassware and electric lamps; etc.
Directors: F. V. Smith (Joint Managing); S. C. Smith (Joint Managing and Secretary).

SMITH (EDWARD P.) & SON LTD., 632/4 LONDON ROAD, WESTCLIFF-ON-SEA. T.N., Southend-on-Sea 46248 (3 lines). Established 1941.
Stockists of plate, sheet and safety glass. Glass processers; leaded lights; copper lights; wall panelling.
Managing Director: E. P. Smith.
Secretary: Miss C. Low.

SMITH (WILLIAM), HADDON WORKS, 18 BOSTON PLACE, LONDON, W.1. T.N., PADdington 2402. Established 1870.
Stained glass windows; leaded lights.
Partners: W. R. Smith; D. J. R. Smith.

SOLUS ELECTRONIC TUBES LTD. Head Office: 15/18 CLIPSTONE STREET, LONDON, W.1. T.N., MUSeum 3121. Works: 58 HIGH ROAD, BUSHEY HEATH, HERTS. T.N., BUShey Heath 2183.
X-ray and vacuum tubes.
Trade Names: Standard; Goliath; Isolex.
Managing Director: C. N. Rocky.
Secretary: Miss J. D. Murray.

SOLUS-SCHALL LTD. Head Office: 18 NEW CAVENDISH STREET, LONDON, W.1. T.A., "Schall, Phone, London". T.N., WELbeck 1212/5 (4 lines). Works: In conjunction with GENERAL RADIOLOGICAL LTD., at CROSS KEYS CLOSE, LONDON, W.1.; 7/11 STANHOPE STREET, LONDON, N.W.1., and 15/18 CLIPSTONE STREET, LONDON, W.1. T.A., "Equispital, Wesdo, London". T.N., MUSeum 3121/3 (3 lines). Established 1887.
X-ray protective glasses; X-ray tubes; equipment and service for radiology in medicine and industry; electro-medical equipment.
Managing Director: C. N. Rocky.
Secretary: J. H. Tross.

SPEAR & EDWARDS LTD. Head Office and Works: THE GLASS WORKS, DARTON, NR. BARNSLEY, YORKS. T.A., "Darton 411 ". T.N., Darton 411. Works: 70 INGS ROAD, WAKEFIELD, YORKS. Established 1937.
Twelve small oil-fired rod furnaces; gas-fired machines.
Reflectors; road studs; direction sign glasses; indicator lenses in colours for electrical switchboards, etc.; moulded viewfinder lenses; moulded optical blanks; glass components in electric lamp manufacture; all types of small moulded lenses for all trades.
Managing Director: R. J. S. Broscomb.

SPEARS GLASS WORKS LTD., 68/72 CRASSWELL STREET, PORTSMOUTH. T.N., Portsmouth 73381. Established 1901.
Stockists of plate, sheet and safety glass. Processers of glass; leaded lights; copper lights.
Managing Director: J. J. Rattley.
Secretary: E. A. Rogers.

SPLINTEX SAFETY GLASS LTD., SPLINTEX-NEWTEX WORKS, NIGHTINGALE ROAD, HANWELL, LONDON, W.7. T.A., "Splintex, Ealux, London". T.N., EALing 6711/4 (4 lines). Established 1928.
Manufacturers and processers of constructional glass products; laminated plate and sheet safety glass; toughened plate and sheet safety glass; plastics manipulators and moulders.
Trade Name: Splintex.
Managing Director: R. F. White.
Secretary: L. J. Porter.

SPRECKLEY (CHARLES) & CO. LTD., 21 PHOENIX PLACE, LONDON, W.C.1. T.A., "Terminus 7304". T.N., TERminus 7304/6 (3 lines). Established 1901.
Stockists of plate and safety glass. Manufacturers and processers of constructional glass products.
Managing Director: A. W. Spreckley.
Secretary: H. R. Mason.

SPRINGHAM (H.) & CO., 6/10 THE ARCADE, HIGH STREET, PONDERS END, ENFIELD, MIDDLESEX. T.N., HOWard 1788. Established 1934.
Lampblown laboratory, scientific and medical glassware and apparatus.
Proprietor: G. H. Springham.
Secretary: P. Walton.

STAMMERS (HARRY J.), GRAY'S COURT, CHAPTER HOUSE STREET, YORK. T.N., York 4729. Established 1945. One open kiln: gas.
Craftsman in stained glass.

STANDARD PATENT GLAZING CO. LTD., FORGE LANE, DEWSBURY, YORKS. T.A., "Standard, Dewsbury". T.N., Dewsbury, 1213/4. London Office: 410 HANWORTH ROAD, HOUNSLOW, MIDDLESEX. T.A., "Glazingdom, Hounslow". T.N., HOUnslow 3079. Established 1902.
Patent glazing.
Secretary: H. Rayner, A.C.A.

STANDARD TELEPHONES & CABLES LTD. Head Office: CONNAUGHT HOUSE, 63 ALDWYCH, LONDON, W.C.2. T.A., "Relay, London". T.N., HOLborn 8765. Works: BRIMAR VALVE WORKS, FOOTSCRAY, SIDCUP, KENT. T.A., "Brimar, Phone, Footscray". T.N., FOOtscray 3333.
Radio valves; cathode-ray tubes; metal-to-glass hermetic seals.
Trade Name: Brimar.

STANDLEY BELCHER & MASON LTD. Head Office: 61 CHURCH STREET, BIRMINGHAM 3. T.A., "Laboratory, Birmingham". T.N., CENtral 1812. Works: MAIN STREET, BIRMINGHAM 11. London Agents: Griffin and Tatlock Ltd., KEMBLE STREET, KINGSWAY, W.C.2. T.A. "Gramme, Westcent, London". T.N., TEMple Bar 2621. Established 1906.
Lampblown laboratory, scientific and medical glassware and apparatus; graduated glassware.
Managing Director: E. D. Mason.
Secretary: H. C. Mayer.

STANLEY (H.), 129 LOWER ADDISCOMBE ROAD, CROYDON, SURREY. T.N., ADDiscombe 7193. Established 1947. Two annealing furnaces: gas; electricity.
Lampblown laboratory, scientific and medical glassware and apparatus; glass-to-quartz seals; quartz blowing; consultant and advisory service.
Proprietor: S. H. Evans.

STEEL (CHAS. E.) 34 CARDIGAN ROAD, LEEDS 6. T.A., "Steel, Leeds 51870". T.N., Leeds 51870. Established 1897.
Ecclesiastical stained glass; leaded lights.
Managing Director: J. R. Steel.

STEELE'S (CONTRACTORS) LTD., GLASS WORKS, STAMFORD ROAD, LONDON, N.1. T.A., "Glazglass, Nordo, London". T.N., CLissold 1121/3 (3 lines). Established 1943.
Stockists of plate, sheet and safety glass. Manufacturers and processers of constructional glass products; stained glass; leaded lights.
Directors: A. Steele; S. Steele; J. Steele; A. Stent.
Secretary: A. L. Appleton.

STEINER (L. A.) Head Office: 76 CAVENDISH ROAD, BALHAM, LONDON, S.W.12. T.N., TULse Hill 3579. Works: 148/156 BRIXTON HILL, LONDON, S.W.2. T.N., TULse Hill 6933. Established 1933.
Specialists in apparatus for viscometry and rheology, i.e., for the measurement of the viscosity of liquids and of flow of semisolids. Viscosity and rheological analysis tests. Lampblown glassware and apparatus; graduated glassware.
Managing Director: Dr. L. A. Steiner.
Secretary: L. M. Longman.

STEVENSON (PETER) LTD. Registered Office: 7/9 FORREST, EDINBURGH 1. T.A., "Percolator, Edinburgh". T.N., CENtral 4986. Works: RELYON WORKS, 40 POTTERROW, EDINBURGH 8. T.N., Edinburgh 44586. Established 1805. One gas-fired muffle furnace.
Hydrometers; thermometers; medical glassware; scientific instruments.
Directors: P. Stevenson (Managing); J. G. Walker.
Secretary: Mrs. M. Allen.

STOURBRIDGE D. G. WARE LTD., PLATTS ROAD, AMBLECOTE, STOURBRIDGE. T.N., Stourbridge 5388.
Ashbowls (D.G. Ware) for advertising purposes; " Snap-on" salt and pepper pourers.
Trade Names: D.G. Ware; Snap-on.
Managing Director and Secretary: J. S. Gibbs.

STOUT (H.) & CO. LTD., HOLMETHORPE, REDHILL, SURREY. Established 1921.
Clinical and chemical thermometers.
Directors: H. V. Stout (Managing); I. E. Stout; D. H. Stout.
Secretary: A. Hancock.

STRAIGHT-LITE REFLECTORS LTD., 73 CANONBURY ROAD, LONDON, T.A., "Lytreflect, Nordo, London". T.N., CANonbury 5675. Established 1928.
Electric light reflector fittings, commercial and domestic; illuminated signs.
Trade Name: Straight-lite.
Managing Director: T. C. F. Bigland.

STYRING (THOS.) & SON LTD., 327 PENISTONE ROAD, SHEFFIELD 6. T.A., "Crystal, Sheffield". T.N., Sheffield 43375. Established 1851.
Ophthalmic lenses; reader lenses; magnifiers.
Managing Director and Secretary: E. L. Styring.
Proprietors: Lenton & Rusby Ltd., Apex Works, Elm Lane, Sheffield 5.

SUGDEN POWELL LTD., BUSH HOUSE, ALDWYCH, LONDON, W.C.2. T.A., "Sugtherm, Estrand, London". T.N., TEMple Bar 6784. Established 1947.
Hydrometers; thermometers; syringes.
Directors: E. A. Robinson (Managing); G. T. Chaplin (Secretary); H. Melhuish.

SUNBURY MOTOR GLASS WORKS LTD. Head Office: 75A THAMES STREET, SUNBURY-ON-THAMES. T.N., Sunbury 238. Works: THE AVENUE, SUNBURY-ON-THAMES. Established 1936.
Ltex safety glass; optical lens workers for television cameras, projectors, etc.
Trade Name: Ltex.
Directors: G. Elliott; M. Elliott.
Secretary: J. T. Rutherford.

SUNTEX SAFETY GLASS INDUSTRIES LTD., SUNTEX ESTATE, THORNEY LANE, IVER, BucKS. T.N., Iver 473. London Office: LETO WORKS, HIGH STREET, EDGEWARE, MIDDLESEX. T.N., EDGware 4428/9. Established 1937.
Laminated and toughened safety glass; road sign panels; motorcar windscreens; manufacturers and processers of constructional glass products.
Trade Name: Suntex.
Managing Director: J. R. L. Davies.
Secretary: Dr. A. Rosenthal.

SURGICAL AMPOULE & VIAL MANUFACTURING CO. LTD. Head Office and Works: 121/3 CAMDEN HIGH STREET, LONDON, N.W.1. T.N., GULliver 1451. Works: COX'S STUDIO, MELBOURNE ROAD, BUSHEY, HERTS. Established 1941.
Lampblown surgical and medical glassware.
Secretary: K. Alldey.

SUTCLIFFE (J. W.) & CO. (1950) LTD., 12 GREAT PORTLAND STREET, LONDON, W.1. T.A., "Synocreate, Wesdo, London". T.N., MUSeum 7263/5 (3 lines). Branch Office: 4 KNUTSFORD AVENUE, OLD TRAFFORD, MANCHESTER. Established 1898.
"Sutcliffe" fruit-preserving jars (Pat. No. 499497); glass containers of all descriptions.
Managing Director: T. C. Sutcliffe.
Secretary: L. C. Cox.
See also Section C.

SWIFT (JAMES) & SON LTD., 81 TOTTENHAM COURT ROAD, LONDON, W.1. T.A., "Prisms, Rath, London". T.N., MUSeum 0609. Established 1852.
Object glasses; microscope cover glasses; colorimeters; microscopes; strain viewers.
Managing Director and Secretary: A. C. Kent.

SYDENHAM GLASS SUPPLIES LTD. Head Office: 70 CRYSTAL PALACE PARK ROAD, SYDENHAM, LONDON, S.E.26. T.N., SYDenham 8216. Works: 89 MAPLE ROAD, PENGE, LONDON, S.E.20. T.N., SYDenham 5015. Established 1948; Limited Company 1950.
Stockists of plate, sheet and safety glass. Manufacturers and processers of constructional glass products; precision cutting to size.
Managing Director: W. L. Palmer.
Secretary: D. E. Palmer.
See Advertisement, page 40.


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