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Note: This is a sub-section of 1953 Who's Who in the Motor Industry

Wadcol Motors Ltd. Car Stockists. 150. West End Lane, London, N.W.6. Telephone: Hampstead 5577. Directors: H. Lance Waddington (Governing). F. C. Collier.

Waddington Motors Ltd. Car Stockists. 63/65, Fortune Green Road, Hampstead, London, N.W.6. Telephone: Hampstead 2211. Directors: H. Lance Waddington (Governing). A. Pepperell (Works Manager). General Manager: G. Thomas. Sales Manager: T. P. Ennis.

Wadham Bros. Ltd. Car Body, Public Service Vehicle Body and Goods and Utility Body Builders. Morris House, The Avenue, Southampton. Telephone: 2991-5. Reg. Office : Waterlooville, Hants. Branches also at:— Southsea, Chichester, Winchester, Shanklin and Ryde, Isle of Wight. Directors: W. C. Wadham (Governing). Richard Reginald Newitt, J.P., M.I.Mech.E., F.I.M.I. (Chairman and E. V. Wadham. Managing). W. H. Wadham. John Barrington Barrett. Francis John Wing. Secretary: I. K. Angell, A.C.A., A.C.I.S.

Waite Bros. Car and Light Commercial Vehicle Stockists. Castle Garage, Sevenoaks Road, Otford, Kent. Telephone: 224. Partners: C. H. Waite. P. A. Waite.

C. C. Wakefield & Company Limited. Accessory, Component and Transport Equipment Manufacturers. 46, Grosvenor Street, London, W.r. Telephone: Mayfair 9232. T/A.: " Cheery, Wesdo," London. Directors: L. W. Farrow, C.B.E. (Chairman). W. H. Senneck. A. Limb (Managing Director). H. Y. Blades. A. Franks. W. Helmore, C.B.E., Ph.D., M.Sc. G. E. T. Eyston, O.B.E., M.C. W. F. List 1 (Assistant Managing Directors). L. M. Broadway, (Secretary). f Managers: J. A. V. Watson, O.B.E. (Motor and. Aviation Sales). R. J. Turner (Industrial Sales). C. R. Woodfield (Group Works Production). A. J. Stafford (Group Purchasing Department). C. E. R. Millidge (Motor Oils Department—Sales). J. W. MacMahon (Industrial Oils Department—Sales). A. V. Jay (Lubrequipment Department). W. F. Phillips (Overseas Division—Agencies). L. G. Packham (Overseas Division—Branches). G. H. Thornley, M.Sc. (Tech), F.Inst.Pet. (Group Technical). W. E. Davey (Manufacturers Department). R. S. Luen (Aviation Department). A. A. Barr (Publicity Department).

P. H. Wakefield Ltd. Car and Light Commercial Vehicle Stockists. 35, Foregate street, Worcester. Telephone: 4348/9. Directors: P. H. Wakefield (General Manager). P. M. Wakefield (Service Manager). J. Baldwyn (Sales Manager).

Wales & Edwards Ltd. Car and Light Commercial Vehicle Stockists. Morris House, Wyle Cop, Shrewsbury. Telephone: 2027. Directors: Sir George Kenning, J.P. (Chairman and Managing). F. Kenning, T.D., M.A. G. Kenning, Jnr., D.F.C., M.A. A. C. Wales. P. V. Pocock (General Manager). R. W. Lewis. Secretary: D. B. Kenning, M.A.

E. J. Walker Engineering Co. Ltd. Car and Light Commercial Vehicle Stockists. Victoria Lane, High Street, Barnet, Herts. Telephone: 2885. Directors: F. J. Walker, M.I.M.I. (Managing). W. L. Walker. L. C. Sharpe, A.M.Inst.B.E. (General Manager—Motor Department). D. B. Bell.

Wantage Motor Co. Ltd. Car and Light Commercial Vehicle Stockists. Rowstock Garage, Harwell, Berks. Telephone: Rowstock 336. Director: E. F. Vereker Tuke.

Ward & Co. (Putney) Limited. Car and Light Commercial Vehicle Stockists. 38, Felsham Road, Putney, London, S.W.15. And 3 Branches. Telephone: 5751. Directors: Sidney Edgar Ellis (Managing). Gerald Lea White (Sales). Sales Manager: Beresford E. Bishop.

Ware's Motors Limited. Automobile Distributors. Dorchester Street and Broad Street, Bath. Telephone: 5211. Directors: L. N. Bubier. P. E. C. Ellis. F. C. Keyes (Secretary). Managers: E. Flower (Service). E. W. G. Read (Stores).

Warrington Motor Company Limited. Car and Light Commercial Vehicle Stockists. Holt Green, Warrington, Lancs. Telephone: 1384. Directors: Thelbert St. John Foster, M.I.M.I. (Governing). Roy Deiniol Youatt, A.C.A. (Secretary).

Watford Motor Co. Ltd. Car and Light Commercial Vehicle Stockists. Lamb Place, High Street, Watford, Telephone: 3875. Directors: W. Kilkenny. R. M. Roberts. J. A. Briggs. Works Manager: A. N. Ruffle. Secretary: F. T. L. Dredge.

Eustace Watkins Ltd. Automobile Distributors. Showrooms : 12, Berkeley Street, London, W.I. Telephone: Mayfair 5951. Works and Service Depot : 12, Chelsea Manor Street, London. Telephone: Flaxman 8181. Directors: Eustace Watkins (Chairman). Richard Watkins (Joint Managing and Sales). A. F. Kemp (Joint Managing and Works). Lord Grimthorpe. S. Grellier. Philip Watkins.

Watts (Factors) Ltd. Car and Light Commercial Vehicle Stockists. Highfield, Lydney, Glos. Telephone: 292. Directors: A. J. Watts (Managing). G. A. H. Watts, B.Sc.

Weathershields Ltd. Motor Equipment Manufacturers. 48, Moor Street, Birmingham. Telephone: Midland 2074. Also Bishop Street, Birmingham. Telephone: Midland 5876. And Ladywood Road, Birmingham. Telephone: Edgbaston 2961. Directors: W. H. Bishop (Managing). Mrs. I. M. Bishop. C. A. E. Eley. H. A. G. Smith (General Manager). L. E. Warne. Sales Manager: F. J. Lock.

A. W. Webb Limited. Car and Light Commercial Vehicle Stockists. 27-31, Berry Street, Liverpool, r. Telephone: Royal 1433. And at 42, Jamaica Street, Liverpool, r. Directors: Alfred W. Webb (Governing). M. B. Webb (Company Secretary). Managers: W. H. Woodward (General Service). H. B. Price (General Sales). W. T. Glover (Stores).

Ernest A. Webb Ltd. Automobile Engineers. The Garage, Barton Mills, Bury St. Edmunds. Reg. Office : Whitehall, Chapel Street, Exning, Nr. Newmarket. Telephone: Mildenhall 2235. Directors: Mrs. Louise M. Webb. Reginald J. Webb. Alwyn E. Webb. General Manager: H. Whisson. Secretary: Gurnery G. Bonnett. Weldale Motor Works. Car and Light Commercial Vehicle Stockists. Chatham Street, Reading. Telephone: 4346. Proprietor: F. Drew. General Manager: V. C. Turner, F.I.M.I.

Matthew Wells & Co. Ltd. Oil Manufacturers and Refiners. "Wellsaline " Oil Works, Bolton Street, Manchester, 3. Telephone: Blackfriars 0771/3. Directors: H. Rothbartt (Chairman). V. S. Stott (Managing). R. S. Bickerton. A. B. Balmford. 203

Wellsteeds' County Garage Ltd. Car and Light Commercial Vehicle Stockists. Showrooms : 74-75, Commercial Street, Newport, Mon. Telephone: 420112. Works : Fothergill Street, Newport, Mon. Stores : Emlyn Street, Newport, Mon. Directors: R. K. Wellsteed, F.I.M.I. (Chairman and Managing). Alan F. Kimpton, F.S.A.A. (Secretary). W. R. Davies, M.I.M.I. (General Manager). Mrs. D. M. King. Executives: H. A. Maddox (Service and Repairs). J. A. Burgoyne (Sales).

Wellworthy Piston Rings Limited. Manufacturers of Pistons, etc. Lymington, Hants. Telephone: 520. Directors: J. W. Howlett, O.B.E. (Managing). A. J. Woolcott (Deputy Managing). E. C. Ruffle. H. E. James. E. C. Knight. S. B. Dew. Managers: F. Blackith (Technical). W. Holden (Commercial). Chief Engineer: C. A. Clarke. Secretary: E. A. Marsh.

Werry's Garage Ltd. Car and Light Commercial Vehicle Stockists. Three Mile Stone, Truro. Telephone: Threewaters 254. Directors: John Charles Werry (Secretary). William Harold Curnow. Courtney Johns.

West Central Garage Limited. Car and Light Commercial Vehicle Stockists. School Street, Wolverhampton. Telephone: 23601. Directors: Norman H. Dawkins } (Joint Managing). E. G. Dawes T. L. Millard. (Service)

West Regional Autos Ltd. Car and Light Commercial Vehicle; Agricultural Stockists. Newport Road, Barnstaple. Telephone: 3048/9. Directors: A. J. Symons (Managing). W. M. Bunkum (Cars Manager). E. J. Stapleton (Secretary). Managers: Norman Runhold (Service). L. Barker (Agricultural). R. Morley (Parts).

Westbury Motor & Carriage Works, The. Car and Light Commercial Vehicle Stockists. 75-77, High Street, \Vestbury-on-Trym. Telephone: 66926. Also at : Pratts Garage, Falcondale Road, Westbury-on-Trym. Proprietor: Cecil J. Pratt, M.I.M.I.

Western Farm Implements Ltd. Agricultural Engineers and Contractors. Alcester Road, Stratford-on-Avon. Telephone: 2489. Directors: Leonard Frank Dyer (Chairman and Proprietor). J. Duncan Ferguson, F.C.A. D. C. McLagan, D.S.O., M.B.E. General Manager: A. T. Balderstone.

Western Motors (Bristol) Ltd. Car, Light and Heavy Commercial Vehicle Stockists. Park Row, Bristol. Telephone: 26304. TIA.:"Exactitude." Directors: C. Mumford (Chairman). W. R. Mumford (Managing). W. Thompson. Bertrand Watts (General Manager). R. Mumford. Managers: F. Kirkham (Service). C. Clark (Stores). Accountant: R. Nortcliffe.

Western Motors (Carmarthen) Ltd. Car and Light Commercial Vehicle Stockists, and Heavy Vehicle Authorised Dealers. Riverside, Carmarthen. Telephone: 7496/7. Directors: C. L. Thomas (General Manager). S. J. Havard-Evans.

Westfield Autocar Co. Ltd. Car and Light Commercial Vehicle Stockists. Westfield Avenue, Edinburgh, Telephone: 63963. Directors: W. R. McCulloch l (Joint Managing). I. H. Balfour W. G. Maxwell. W. C. Banks.

Westgate & Sons, Ltd. Car and Light and Heavy Commercial Vehicle Distributors. Cotton Lane Works, Bury-St.-Edmunds. Telephone: 894 (after hours 902). Directors: Cyril Lancelot Westgate (Works Manager). John Edward Westgate. General Manager: E. E. Westgate.

Charles Weston & Company Limited. Oil Sealing Engineers. Irwell Bank Works, Douglas Green, Pendleton, Salford, 6, Lancs. Telephone: Pendleton 2857/9. Directors: J. A. S. Gibb (Managing). F. W. Byrne. T. B. Byrne. D. L. Wilson. R. S. Dyball. - Managers: C. A. Clarke (Technical and Sales). W. Guite (Works). Secretary: W. d'Ambrumenil.

Westover Garage Ltd. Car and Light Commercial Vehicle Stockists. Westover Road; Bournemouth, Hants. Telephone: 6061. Directors: T. Beechey Newman (Chairman and Managing). H. G. Sharp (Assistant Managing). L. Exton. H. J. Bicker. H. D. Drake. H. Streeter.

Westwood & Clark (Motors) Ltd. Car and Light Commercial Vehicle Stockists. 183, Old Road, Clacton-on-Sea, Essex. Telephone: 943. Directors: A. C. Westwood, A.M.Inst.B.E., M.I.M.I. H. J. Clark. General Manager: H. Clark. Weybridge Automobiles Ltd. Automobile Engineers and Distributors. 30, Queens Road, Weybridge, Surrey. Telephone: 233 (4 lines). Directors: Gilbert James Allday, M.B.E., M.R.I., F.I.I.A., F.I.M.I., M.Inst.B.E., F.I.D. Ronald Jack Wild, F.I.M.I. (Sales Manager). Victor George Barnard, F.I.M.I. (General Manager). Ross Chinn. Nathan Chinn. T. W. Hayhow. Works Manager: J. Watson. John Whalley Ltd. Car and Light Commercial Vehicle Stockists. London Road, Bishop Stortford. Telephone: 181. Directors: J. R. Whalley (General Manager). D. W. A. Whalley. A. F. Chick.

Ken Wharton Engineering Company. Car and Light Commercial Vehicle Stockists. Hume Street, Smethwick, Staffs. Telephone: 0613/4. Proprietor: Ken Wharton, M.I.M.I., M.I.B.E.

W. H. Wharton. Car Stockist. The Garage, Duke Street, Millom, Cumberland. Telephone: 236. Proprietor: W. H. Wharton.

Wheel Garage. Car and Light Commercial Vehicle Stockists. Prah Sands, Penzance, Cornwall. Telephone: Germoe 3137/8. Proprietor: Cecil Oldbury, M.I.M.I. General Manager: F. H. Tregear. Secretary: Miss S. J. C. Oldbury.

Wheelers (Newbury) Ltd. Car and Light Commercial Vehicle Stockists, and Heavy Vehicle Authorised Distributors. The Broadway, Newbury, Berkshire. Telephone: 1020/I. Directors: C. J. C. Wheeler. R. S. C. Wheeler. S. Wheeler. 206

Whitehall Motors (Coventry) Ltd. Car Stockists. Coventry Road, Exhall, Nr. Coventry. Telephone: Bedworth 2196. Directors: Frank Whitehall (Secretary and Service Organisation). William Gordon Whitehall 1 (Sales Directors). Thomas Whitehall, Jnr. f General Manager: Thomas Whitehall, Senr. Accounts and Stores Organisation: G. Adkins.

White's Garage. Car Stockists. Windsor Street, Burbage, Nr. Hinckley. Telephone: Burbage 247. Proprietor: John A. White. Whites Garage Ltd. Car and Light Commercial Vehicle Stockists. South Saint Mary's Gate, Grimsby. Telephone: 5486. Directors: Frank White (Managing). Antony White. J. P. Whitlock & Sons, Ltd. Car and Light Commercial Vehicle Stockists. The Garage, Holsworthy, Devon. Telephone: 8. Directors: Leslie J. Whitlock, J.P., (Chairman and Managing). Mrs. D. A. Whitlock. N. J. Vanstone.

James Whitson & Co. Ltd. Coach Builders and Engineers. Sipson Road, Sipson, West Drayton, Middlesex. Telephone: 2953-2863. Directors: A. E. Whittit (Chairman and Managing). Mrs. M. Whittit (Secretary). Miss I. M. Whittit.

Whittingham & Co. Ltd. Car and Light Commercial Vehicle Stockists. The Broadway Garage, Dudley. Telephone: 2496. Directors: P. T. Whittingham (Managing and General Manager). A. R. Tanfield. H. Brooks. Managers: J. H. Whorton, M.I.M.I. (Sales). R. H. Hobson (Service). D. I. F. Murie, F. Comm.A., F.B.S.C. (Stores). E. Taylor (Workshops).

J. T. Whittle and Son. Coach Proprietors. High Street, Highley, Nr. Kidderminster. Telephone: 208. Also at : Mill Street, Kidderminster. Telephone: 2966. Partners: James Thomas Whittle (Senior and General Manager). Francis Wesley Whittle. George Edwin Whittle. Traffic Managers: George Davies (Highley Garage). W. Fish (Kidderminster Garage).

Wico-Pacy Sales Corporation Ltd. Importers, Accessory and Component Manufacturers. Denbigh Road, Bletchley, Bucks. Telephone: 320. Director: Douglas Arrol Pacy (Sales). Service Manager: J. A. Duncan. 207

Widcombe Garages Ltd. Car Stockists. Pulteney Road, Bath. Telephone: 4863. Directors: J. A. R. Simpson, M.I.M.I. A. L. C. Wood, M.I.M.I.

John Wilde and Sons. Manufacturers Representatives. Finsbury Pavement House, London, E.C.2. Telephone: Monarch 6721. Directors: Frederick Atkins (Purchasing Officer). Eric John Wilde (General Manager).

Joseph Wilkinson (Motors) Ltd. Car and Light Commercial Vehicle Stockists. 2, Hope Crescent, Edinburgh, 7. Telephone: 23185. Directors: Joseph H. Wilkinson. Richard Wilkinson. Willenhall Motor Services. Car and Light Commercial Vehicle Stockists. New Road, Willenhall, Staffs. Telephone: 209. Partner: Robert E. Sandland, J.P., C.C.

Eric Williams Ltd. Car and Light Commercial Vehicle Stockists. Pierpoint Street, Worcester. Telephone: 3349. Directors: Eric Williams, F.I.M.I. Mrs. G. M. Williams. H. L. Williams. G. G.

Williams Ltd. Car Stockists. East Street, Crowland, Lincs. Telephone: 259. Directors: R. E. Giddins. F. A. Giddins. W. V. Giddins.

W. & H. Williams Ltd. Car and Light Commercial Vehicle Stockists. Henry Street, Lytham. Telephone: 6261. Directors: Walter Williams (Chairman and Joint Managing). Henry P. Williams (Secretary and Joint Managing). George H. Smith (Sales Manager).

Williams Motors. Car Stockists. Christchurch Street, Frome, Soms. Telephone: 2068 and 2267. General Manager: . F. J. Williams, M.B.E. Secretary: Mrs. P. J. Williams.

Francis B. Willmott Limited. Accessory and Component Manufacturers. Forward Works, 1o8, Cheapside, Birmingham, 12. Telephone: Victoria 0907. TIA.:" Mothwill," Birmingham. Directors: F. B. Willmott (Chairman and Managing). Emily Melisa Hitchin (Secretary). Jeffrey Patrick Griffiths (Sales Manager). Leonard William Webb (Material Controller). William Livesey (Stores Manager). Hilda Willmott. Edna R. M. Griffiths. Works Manager: Albert Smith (Press Section). See also Subsidiary Firm : J. C. Dalman & Sons Ltd.

Willowbrook Limited. Coachbuilders (Public Service Vehicles). Derby Road, Loughborough, Leics. Telephone: 2652/4. Directors: Arthur H. Johnson, O.B.E. (Chairman). William Sutton (Managing). Edgar J. Foster (Works). A. H. Leavesley. Secretary: Frank E. Whatton.

Wilmot-Breeden (Holdings) Limited. Manufacturers of Car Components and Accessories. Eastern Works, Camden Street, Birmingham. Telephone: Central 8645. T/A.: "Bumpers" B'ham. Directors: H. R. Moore. D. L. Breeden (Chairman and joint General Manager). M. L. Breeden (joint General Manager). L. F. Herbert. R. S. Odd. Secretary: G. C. Stone. General Sales Manager: A. Wheatley. Service Manager: G. Hennefer.

Erne Wilson (Abertillery) Ltd. Car and Light Commercial Vehicle Stockists. Six Bells Garage, Abertillery. Telephone: 72. Directors: Ernest Henry Wilson, M.I.M.I. (Managing and General Manager). Kenneth Hillman.

Samuel Wilson & Son Ltd. Automobile and Agricultural Dealers and Engineers. Bradford Road, Sheffield, 6. Telephone: 43262. And at 525/537, West Street, Sheffield, 5. Telephone: 25807. Directors: A. H. Wilson (Managing). Mrs. H. Hunn (Secretary). Lt. Col. A. Barker, O.B.E., M.C., D.C.M. F. Wilson. K. S. Wilson.

Wilson & Leeper Limited. Car and Heavy Commercial Vehicle Stockists. Telephone: 57084. 35/43, Bridge End, Belfast. Directors: F. Wilson. W. Leeper. Managers: S. McDonald (Sales). J. Moore (Service). Secretary: Mrs. A. P. Gardner.

Wilson & Vass, Ltd. Car and Light Commercial Vehicle Stockists. Station Garage, Hexham, Northumberland. Telephone: 579. Directors: J. P. Toulmin, C.A.I.B. John Toulmin F.R.G.S.,A.M.Inst.W., A.M.I.M.I. (General Manager). Lt. Col. W. d. Walker, vl.B.E., A.M.I.C.E. Mrs. M. E. Toulmin. Works Manager: Robert J. Cattermole.

Wilson's Automobiles & Coachworks Ltd. Car and Light Commercial Vehicle Stockists. 16, Trinity Gardens, Brixton, S.W.9. Telephone: Brixton 4011. Directors: Leslie Horace Wilson (Managing). Harold Charles Douglas Wilson. Roland M. Simpson. General Manager: Francis Manby Colegrave. 209

Wincotts Garage. Car and Light Commercial Vehicle Stockists. Telephone: 2922. Hillmorton Road, Rugby. Proprietor: H. V. Hargrave.

Wingard (M. A.) Limited. Vehicle Equipment and Accessory Manufacturers. Telephone: 3236/7. Chichester, Sussex. Directors: D. J. Battersby. W. R. H. Ottaway. R. S. Church. General Manager: F. W. Watts.

Rowland Winn Ltd. Car and Light Commercial Vehicle Stockists. Telephone: 32221. Directors: Rowland Winn, O.B.E., J.P. (Chairman). Count Garage, Leeds, z. Walter P. Hitch 1 (Joint Managing). John C. Lovelace f R. A. Sherwood. Secretary: H. Spence.

Wokingham Motor Co. Ltd., The. Car Stockists. Finchampstcad Road, Wokingham, Berks. Telephone: 380. Directors: C. J. Heath (Managing). L. C. Clark (General Manager).

Wolf Electric Tools Limited. Electric Tool Manufacturers. Pioneer Works, Hanger Lane, Ealing, London, W.5. Telephone: Perivale 5361/4. Directors: H. Richards. (Joint Managing). C. M. Wolfe. f R. F. Hatto. Managers: R. G. J. Nesbit (Sales). J. A. Jackson (Works). C. S. Butcher (Service). Chief Designer: C. H. Gubbins. Secretary: N. McCann.

Wollaston Garage Ltd. Car and Light Commercial Vehicle Stockists. 91, Bridgnorth Road, Stourbridge. Telephone: 57691/2. Directors: E. A. Heynes, F.I.M.I., J.P. (General Manager). D. D. Heynes. Executive Officer: P. A. Heynes.

Wolseley Motors Ltd. Car Manufacturers. Cowley, Oxford. Telephone: Oxford 77777. T/A.: "Voiturette," Oxford. Directors: See Nuffield Organization. Production Executive: J. R. Woodcock (Cars Branch). Sales Director: D. Harrison. General Sales Manager: A. F. Organ. Sales Manager: R. Rowley (Advisory). Sales Manager: E. Faulkner. Service Executive: F. C. Achurch. Advertising Executive: R. A. Bishop. Secretary and Director: W. Hobbs.

C. F. Wood & Son Ltd. Car and Light Commercial Vehicle Stockists. 66, High Street, Steyning. Telephone: 2202/3. Directors: L. S. Wood. K. E. Wood. E. L. Wood. Car and Light Commercial Vehicle Stockist. High Street, Newington, Nr. Sittingbourne, Kent. Proprietor: E. Leonard Wood.

Wood Auto Supplies Limited. Wholesalers : General Motor Factors, Distributors of Transport Service Equipment. Standard House, Huddersfield. Telephone: 2771. TIA.:"Woodauto," Huddersfield. Director: Reginald Wood (Chairman and Managing). Managers: A. S. Collinson (Sales). D. Heywood (Works). Secretary: R. Storry, A.C.A., F.I.A.C.

Wood and Krailing. Car and Light Commercial Vehicle Stockists. Coppice Row, Theydon Bois, Epping. Telephone: 2254, 2348. Proprietor: John Robert Farmer.

Woodcote Motor Co. Ltd. Car and Light Commercial Vehicle Stockists. Church Street, Epsom, Surrey. Telephone: 1234 (5 lines). Directors: P. W. S. Bulman, O.B.E., M.C., A.F.C., F.R.Ae.S. l (Governing). P. G. Child, M.A. H. N. Searle, F.I.M.I. (Works). H. Kensington-Moir. H. G. Hampton, M.I.M.I. (Secretary).

Woodhead (Jonas) and Sons Limited. Manufacturers of all types of suspension for Cars, Buses, and Commercial Vehicles. Kirkstall Road, Leeds, 4. Telephone: 20854. TIA.:" Forge" Leeds. Directors: A. G. Kyle (Chairman and Managing). Michael Moore, F.C.A. (Deputy Chairman). George Kettlewell (General Manager). H. R. Carver. Jonas Woodhead. Secretary: James Temperton,

C. A. Stanley Woods & Burney Ltd. Car Stockists. 67a, Pearse Street, Dublin, Eire. Telephone: 61818. Directors: Stanley Woods (Chairman). J. Gordon Burney (General Manager). M. L. Burney.

Woods Garage, Omnia Transporters Ltd. Car and Light Commercial Vehicle Stockists and Coach Operators. 86, High Street, Bromley. Telephone: Ravensbourne 3000 and 2562. Directors: Oskar Lefort (Managing). C. W. Banfield. Other Executives: Miss Doreen Senior (Office). Fred Sturt (Works). 211

Wool Brook Garage, The. Car and Light Commercial Vehicle Stockists. Sidmouth. Telephone: 131. Partners: C. R. J. Carvell. C. H. C. Horwell. General Manager: C. Carnell.

F. Wooldridge & Sons Ltd. Car and Light Commercial Vehicle Stockists. High Street, Crewe. Telephone: 2380. Directors: F. Wooldridge. A. E. Wooldridge. W. H. Wooldridge.

John S. Woolley Ltd. Car Stockists. Park Place, Park Row, Nottingham. Telephone: 45895. Also at : Castle Boulevard, Nottingham. Telephone: 41948. Directors: Harry M. Woolley (Managing). S. Webster (Works Manager—Engineering). E. Clay (Works Manager—Coachworks). Mrs. J. B. Woolley.

Woolleys Limited. Car Stockists. Windermere, Westmorland. Telephone: 216. Directors: W. C. P. Woolley, M.Inst.B.E., M.I.M.I. (General Manager). Andrew McIver. Robert McIver (Works Manager). Miss M. L. Mynett (Secretary).

Chas. Wright Ltd. Number Plate Manufacturers. Churchway, Edgware, Middlesex. Telephone: 0211. Directors: J. Green. W. Gatty-Saunt. L. H. Whatley. W. H. Prior. D. W. Cleaver. Manager of Motor Department: A. W. Biggs.

R. M. Wright & Co. (1927) Ltd. Car and Light Commercial Vehicle Stockists. Newland, Lincoln. Telephone: 397. Directors: J. C. Ivens (Managing). M. A. Cox. F. R. Cox. Peter J. C. Ivens (Sales Manager). Managers: S. Pinder (Service—Repairs). F. H. Kirby (Spares).

Warwick Wright Ltd. Distributing Division Rootes Group. 15o, New Bond Street, London, W.1_ Telephone: Mayfair 2904. Directors: Sir William Rootes, K.B.E. (Chairman). Sir Reginald Rootes (Deputy Chairman). R. W. Hammond, C.B.E. S. J. Hine (Managing). Secretary: E. J. Routly. General Manager: H. W. Bowles. 212

Wylie's Ltd. Car and Light Commercial Vehicle Stockists. 370, Pollokshaws Road, Glasgow, S.t. Telephone: Pollok 2212. Directors: D. L. Carlaw. Major A. J. B. Wylie (Joint Managing).

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