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1957 British Industries Fair: Companies B

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Companies - A - B - C - D - E - F - G - H - I - J - K - L - M - N - O - P - Q - R - S - T - U - V - W - X - Y - Z

  • B. H. P. Machine Tool Co. (Tel.: Fair 97) Stand D,505 91, Wattville Road, Birmingham, 21. Teleph.: Northern 6220 and 6623. Tel. Add.: " Beachpee, Birmingham."--Press Feeds and Coil Handling Equipment.
  • B.I.F. Engineering Co. (1940) Ltd., The. Stand D,712 212, Aston Road, Birmingham, 6. Teleph. ASTon Cross 1588. Tel. Add.: " Blast, Birmingham, 6."-Spray Painting Equipment including Compressor Sets; Spray Pistols; Air Filters and Reducing Valves; Pressure Paint Pots; Turntables and Anti-set-off Equipment for the Printing Trade. See special notice, page 358
  • B.I.P. Tools, Limited. Stand C,413 and 312 147. Tyburn Road, Erdington, Birmingham, 24. Teleph.: East 2061/2/3. Tel. Add.: " Plasmould, Birmingham."-Moulds and Mould parts for the Production of Plastics Components. Pieces included to exemplify the Special Services which can be offered, e.g., Cold Hobbing, Mould Heating by Mains Frequency Induction.
  • B.S.A. Tools, Limited. Stand C,413 and 312 Small Tools Division, Montgomery Street, Birmingham, 11. Teleph.: Victoria 2351 (9 lines). Tel. Add.: " Madricut Telex 33/207, Birmingham." Engineers' Small Tools and Machine Shop Accessories including Broaches, Twist Drills, Reamers, Milling Cutters, Screwing Tackle, Arbors, Drill Holders, Portable Hardiness Testers, Oil and Suds Pumps, Machine Vices, Limit Switches.
  • B.U. Supplies & Machinery Co., Ltd. (Tel.: Fair 47) Stand D,513 and 410 Law Street, Leicester. Teleph. Leicester 61836. Tel. Add.: " Sambu, Leicester."-Machines (Special Purpose), including Nailing, Tacking and Screwing; Machine Knives, Cutters and Dies; Nails, Rivets, Tacks, Pins; Factory Equipment, Unit Benches, Steel Racks and Bins, Fibre Bins, Containers and Trolleys.
  • Bakelite, Limited. (Tel.: Fair 192 and 84) Stand C,505 and 404 12/18, Grosvenor Gardens, London, S.W.1. Teleph.: Sloane 0898. Tel. Add.: " Bakelite Sowest, London."-Phenolic, Alkyd, Silicone, Vinyl and Polyethylene Moulding Materials; Polyester, Epoxide, Phenolic and Urea Resins; Laminated Sheet Rod and Tube; Polyethylene and Vinyl Extrusion Compounds; Calendered and Press Polished Sheet; Polystyrene Monofilaments.
  • Baker, George, Limited. (Tel.: Fair 196) Stand A,409 Cecil Street, Birmingham, 19. Teleph.: Aston Cross 3552. Tel. Add.: " Weaving, Birmingham."-Wire Goods for all Purposes, Fireguards, Fry Baskets, Dish Covers, Cake Trays, Jack Chain, Cistern Pulls, Machine-made Wire Parts, Wire Baskets, Machinery Guards, " Molebak " Safety Attachments for Fireguards, etc.
  • Banks & Davis, Limited. Stand A,510 River Street, Deritend, Birmingham, 5. Teleph. Victoria 2988. Tel. Add.: " Seamless, Birmingham."-Manufacturers all types Holloware Fittings, Handles for Saucepans, Kettles, Maslins, Buckets, Milkchurns, etc. Largest Trade Suppliers of Fittings for Aluminium, Enamel and Galvanised Ware, Stompers and Pressworkers, Tinsmiths' and Coppersmiths' Fittings.
  • Barbells, Limited. Stand B,521 40, Great Hampton Street, Birmingham, 18. Teleph.: Northern 1307/8/9. Tel. Add. " Barbells, Birmingham."-In association with James Barwell, Ltd.
  • Barclays Bank, Limited. (Tel.: Fair 449) Stand Outdoor 1105 Local Head Office, 63, Colmore Rose, Birmingham, 3. Teleph. Central 4821. Tel. Add.: " Sixty-three, Birmingham."-Exhibitors and Visitors Offered Complete Banking Services and Advice and Information on Overseas Trade. World-wide Facilities available through our Affiliates and Correspondent Banks.
  • Barker & Allen, Ltd. (Tel.: Fair 570) Stand D,509 Spring Hill, Birmingham, 18. Teleph.: EDGbaston 2151. Tel. Add.: " Allensil, Birmingham."-Nickel Silver Strip Sheet and Wire in all Qualities, Sizes and Tempers, Cupro Nickel, Brass, Copper, Bronze, all Alloys of Nickel, Copper and Zinc, Round Sections, Fancy Rolled, Embossed.
  • Barr and Stroud, Limited. (Tel. Fair 148) Stand C,616 Anniesland, Glasgow, W.3., Scotland. Teleph.: Scotstoun 4241. Tel. Add.: " Telemeter, Phone, Glasgow."-Surveying and Navigational Rangefinders, Chart Comparison Unit, Binoculars, Optical Rifle Sight, Spiral Bevel Gears, Interference and Neutral Filters, Frequency Selective Amplifier, Miniature Acceley-ometers, Calibrated Microwave Attenuator, Periscope, Elbow Binocular.
  • Barton, B. C. & Son, Limited. (Tel. Fair 487) Stand D,423 and 322 Granville Iron Works, Hainge Road, Tividale, Tipton, Staffs. Teleph.: Tipton 2272. Tel. Add.: " Foremost, Tipton."-Heavy Hot and Cold Presswork. Steel Fabrications. Pallets, including Heavy Duty and Drop Bottom. Stillages. Bins. Steel Storage Equipment. Sheet Metal Work. Ring Forming. Overhead Transmission Ironwork. Mechanical Handling Equipment.
  • Barwell, James, Limited. (Tel.: Fair 434) Stand B,521 40, Great Hampton Street, Birmingham, 18. Teleph.: Northern 1307/8/9. Tel. Add.: " Barbells, Birmingham."-Plumbers' Brassfoundry and Heating Fittings, including Bath, Basin and Pipe Fittings, Shower, Sink and Mixer Fittings, Steam and Radiator Valves. Full Range for Home and Export-Bells and Gongs.
  • Bates Bros. (Engineers) Limited. (Tel.:Fair 572) Stand D,205 and 104 Reliance Works, Shady Lane, Baguley, Wythenshawe, Manchester, 23. Teleph.: Wythenshawe 3411. Tel. Add.: " Bates Bros., Manchester."- Bates 1 cu. yd. Diesel Dumper; 3/4 cu. yd. Thames Dumptruck. All Steel Stacking Pallet manufactured to requirements. 2 ton Ore and Coke Blast Furnace Dumper. Bakery Bread Cooling Racks. Miscellaneous Fabrication Work.
  • Batley & Co., Ltd. Stand A,217 Gorsey Works, Stockport. Teleph. STOckport 3880. Tel. Add.: " Batley, Gorsey Works, Stockport."-" Elbie " Dustless Dusters. An Absorbent Cloth, which Cleans, Polishes and Dusts, no Shaking required, Washable. " Elbie " Car Polishing Cloth, Specially Made for Motorists, Anti-damp Solution for Damp Walls, etc.
  • Baxendale, Richard & Sons, Ltd. Stand B,716 Albert Street Foundry, Chorley, Lancashire. Teleph.: Chorley 2808 and 2809. Tel. Add.: " Baxi, Chorley."-" Baxi " Patent Heating Products, including " Baxi " Patent Fires, Convector Heating, Flue Dampers, Boiler Flue Sets, Hearth Guards, Back Boilers, " Baxi " Patent Hot Air Stoves, various sizes, capacity 3,000 to 60,000 cubic feet.
  • Baynes, Charles, Ltd. (Tel.: Fair 65) Stand D,411 Blackburn, Lancashire. Teleph.: Blackburn 6862. Tel. Add.: " Hacksaw, Blackburn."--" Ding-Dong " Hacksaw Blades, Hand, Power, Double Edge, Railsaws in Tungsten Alloy and High Speed Steel. New Fixed and Adjustable Hacksaw Frames, Junior Frames and Blades. Bandsaw and Jigsaw Blade.
  • Beans Industries, Limited. (Tel.: Fair 542) Stand D,316 Hurst Lane, Tipton, Staffs. Teleph.: Tipton 1681. Tel. Add.: " Bean, Tipton."-A selection of machined components applicable to the General Engineering Industry. Castings only ranging in weight from 14 lbs. to 500 lbs.
  • Bedford, John & Sons, Ltd, (Tel.: Fair 278) Stand D,419 and 318 Lion Works, Mowbray Street, Sheffield, 3. Teleph.: Sheffield 26381. Tel. Add.: " Bedfords, Sheffield, 3."-Black; Ground Bar; and Hollow Drill Steels, Engineering, Precision Files, Spanners, Hammers, Cold Chisels, Spades, Forks, Shovels, T.C. Tipped Drill Steels and Bits, Breaker Picks, Contractors', Blacksmiths' Tools, Manicure Requisites.
  • Beecham Buildings, Ltd. (Tel. Fair 56) Stand B,711 and 620 Shipston-on-Stour, Warwickshire. Teleph.: Shipston-on-Stour 315. Tel. Add.: " Concrete, Shipston-on-Stour."-Scale Models, Perspectives, Photographs and Drawings of Beecham Industrial Buildings, Multi- Storied Offices, Foundry Layouts, Heavy Workshops, Gantry Structures, Reinforced Concrete Bunkers for Storage of Bulk Coke, Coal, etc.
  • Bell, A. & Company, Ltd. Stand B,330 63, Gold Street, Northampton. Teleph. Northampton 771. Tel. Add. " Iron, Northampton."-Bell Fireplaces in Faience and Tiles, Multi- Coloured Slate, Stone, etc. Under-floor Draught Fires, back Boilers, Convectors, Canopy Dog Grates, Hand-painted Tiles and Clocks, Water Chlorinators.
  • Belliss & Morcom, Ltd. (Tel.: Fair 32) Stand D,315 and 212 Ledsam Street Works, Birmingham, 16. Teleph.: Edgbaston 3531. Tel. Add. " Belliss, Birmingham, 16."-1140 BHP, 375 RPM, Pressure Charged, 4 Stroke Oil Engine. 645 CFM. Reciprocating Air Compressor Delivering at 100 lb./sq. inch Steam Turbine Designed Specifically for Instructional Purposes in Universities, Colleges, etc.
  • Bellrock Gypsum Industries, Ltd. Outdoor 1322 200, Westminster Bridge Road, London, S.E.1. Teleph.: NN'aterloo 3461/5. Tel. Add.: " Belrock, Lamb, London."-" Gypsum into Buildings." Fireproof Panels for Low Cost Partitions and External Walls. Practical details of application in Housing, Commercial Buildings and Schools. Speedy erection, easily decorated. Inexpensive Permanent Buildings Quickly Completed. Simple Manufacture.
  • Bemrose & Sons, Ltd. Stand A,327 and 226 Midland Place, Derby. Teleph. Derby 49291. Tel. Add.: " Bemrose, Derby."-Full-colour Wrappings, Heat Sealed to withstand Deep Freeze on Paper Film and Foil for all Trades-Calendars, Diaries, Showcards, Catalogues and other Advertising Material.
  • Bendix Home Appliances, Ltd. Stand B,517 and 416 Albion Works, Kingsbury Road, Erdington, Birmingham, 24. Teleph. Erdington 2141. Tel. Add.: " Benhome, Birmingham."-Bendix Automatic Home Washer and Commercial Washer, with Thermostatic Water Temperature Control, Water Rationer, Tumble Action Cylinder and Flat Porcelain Top. Clothes are Washed, Triple Rinsed and Damp- Dried Automatically. British Made.
  • Benn Brothers, Limited. (Tel. Fair 213) Stand A,427 154, Fleet Street, London, E.C.4. Teleph.: Fleet Street 3212. Tel. Add.: " Benbrolish, Fleet, London."-" Hardware Trade Journal," (Inc. " Ironmongery,") " Cabinet Maker," " Gas World," " Industria Britanica," " Electrical Journal," " Commercial Grower," " Chemical Age," " Timber Trades Journal," " British Trade Journal and Export World," " Leather Trades Review," " Directory of British Exporters," " Directorio de Industrias Britanicas," " Fire Protection Review," " Ice Cream Industry," " Indent Gazette," and Directories.
  • Benn, Ernest, Limited. Stand A,427 154, Fleet Street, London, E.C.4. Teleph.: Fleet Street 3212. Tel. Add.: " Benbrolish, Fleet, London."-Book Publishers: Technical, Biographies, Fiction, Travel, Guides, Juvenile, General.
  • Bennett Tools, Ltd. (Tel.: Fair 479) Stand D,705 Arthur Street, Redditch. Teleph.: Redditch 3471.-Bennett and Sleeper and Hartley Automatic Spring Coiling Machines, Semi-automatic, Continuous Coiling Machines, Tension Spring Coiling Machine with ElectroMagnetic Feed Control, Hand Operated Equipment for the Spring Industry, Wire Swifts. See special notice, page 312
  • Bennie, James, & Sons, Ltd. Stand D,329 17, Lynedoch Crescent, Glasgow, C.3. Teleph.: Douglas 6586-S. Tel. Add.: " Mactools, Glasgow."-See Scottish Machine Tool Corporation, Limited.
  • Benson Verniers, Ltd. Stand C,413 and 312 Carlton Works, Carlton Street, Bradford, 7, Yorks. Teleph.: Bradford 26894;5. Tel. Add. " Verbena."-Vernier Measuring Instruments; Callipers (Vernier Type); Depth Gauges; Diemakers' Squares; Gear Tooth Callipers; Graduated Scales (Precision Linear) for Machine Tools; Height Gauges; Standard Reference Verniers; Trammels, Steel Beam.
  • Berlyne, Bailey and Co. Stand B,523 36-38 Great Ancoats Street, Manchester, 4. Teleph. Central 6724-5. Tel. Add. " Berlyne, Central 6724."-Bathroom Mirrors. Splashbacks, Wall Fitments. Bathroom Furniture and Fittings. Frameless Hanging Mirrors, Glass Signs. Mirrorflex Display Units. Turntables, etc. Glass Working Tools and Sundries.
  • Birmingham Battery and Metal Co., Ltd., The Stand D,615 and 514 (Tel. Fair 190) Selly Oak, Birmingham, 29. Teleph. Selly Oak 1151. Tel. Add.: "Battery, Selly Oak." - Brass, Copper, Phosphor Bronze, Tubes, Sheets, Rods, Wire, Aluminium-Brass, Cupro-Nickel and Brass Condenser Tubes. Condenser Plates and Ferrules, Roller and Refrigerator Tubes, Brass Radiator Sheets. Large work a speciality.
  • Birmingham Belting Co., Ltd. Stand D,425 and 324 Snow Hill, Birmingham, 4. Teleph.: Central • 4841. Tel. Add. " Stephanus, Birmingham."-Miraclo and Meteor Nylon and Chrome Leather Belts for 1 to 1,000 h.p., demonstrated on 70,000 r.p.m. Spindle, Hammer Mill, Power Press and other machines. Leather Belting, V-belt Drives, Soft-Faced Hammers.
  • Birmingham Chamber of Commerce (Inc.). Stand B,426 95, New Street, Birmingham, 2. Teleph.: Midland 5021. Tel. Add.: " Birchamcom, Birmingham."-A General Information Bureau, designed to give every possible assistance to Visitors and Exhibitors. Interpreters available.
  • Birmingham Post and Mail Ltd., The. (Tel.: Fair 670) Stand C,604 38, New Street, Birmingham, 2. Teleph.: Midland 4461. Tel. Add.: " Post, Birmingham; " " Mail, Birmingham."-The Birmingham Post & Gazette, The Birmingham Mail and Birmingham Weekly Post Newspapers, also showing a Type-setting Machine and Bush Stop-press Printing Machine Printing-in the Late News.
  • Birmingham Public Libraries. Stand C,308 Central Library, Birmingham, 1. Teleph.: Midland 2948 and 3286. Central 5978. - Commercial and Technical Information Service.
  • Birmingham Tool and Gauge Co., Ltd. Stand C,413 and 312 Soho Hill, Handsworth, Birmingham, 19. Teleph.: NORthern 3344. Tel. Add. " Relief, Birmingham."-Milling Cutters of all types, both Special and Standard. Precision Arbor Presses in a range of four sizes. " Sift-Feeder " Hydraulic Power Press Feeding Device. B.T.G. Patented Self Centring Machine Vice. Jigs and Fixtures.
  • Blakesley Reid, Ltd. Stand A,230 170, Leicester Read, Mountsorrel, Leicestershire. Teleph.: Rothley 168. Lawnmower Grinding Machines, fully Automatic and Bench Models, Pedestal Grinders and Shear Grinders, these Machines will sharpen all known types of Mower Blades.
  • Blending Machine Co., Ltd. Stand C,504 Bond Street, Hockley, Birmingham, 19. Teleph. Central 5778. Tel. Add. " Blencut, Birmingham."-Vibratory Sifting and Grading Machines, Compacting Tables, Foundry Knockout Grids, and Feeders. Magnetic Filters for Powders and Liquids. General Purpose Vibrators. Immersion Type Vibratory Heads for Hoppers and Bunkers, etc.
  • Board of Trade (Distribution of Industry & Regional Division). Stand B,425 (Tel.: Fair 682) Horse Guards Avenue, London, S.W.1. Teleph.: Trafalgar 8855. Tel. Add.: " Boneblack, London."-Assistance to industrialists on location of industry matters. Information on sites, premises, labour and other facilities available throughout the country, particularly in development areas and Northern Ireland, can be obtained from the Board's representatives on the stand or from the Board's Regional Offices throughout the United Kingdom. The address of the Board of Trade Midland Regional Office is C.1VI.L. Building, Great Charles Street, Birmingham, 3. Teleph. Birmingham Central 8231.
  • Board of Trade (Export Services Branch). (Tel. Fair 216) Stand B,425 Lacon House, Theobalds Road, London, W.C.1. Teleph.: Chancery 4411. Tel. Add. " Advantage, Pad, London." - Exporters in need of information about markets abroad for their goods or about tariff rates chargeable in particular countries or who wish to appoint agents abroad are invited to discuss their requirements with the Department's representatives on the stand or to contact any of the Board's Regional Offices throughout the United Kingdom. The address of the Board of Trade Midland Regional Office is C.M.L. Building, Great Charles Street, Birmingham, 3. Enquiries from overseas buyers seeking British exporters and export merchants will be welcomed.
  • Borax Consolidated, Limited. (Tel.: Fair 324) Stand D,718 Borax House, Carlisle Place, London, S.W.1. Teleph.: VICtoria 9070/9. Tel. Add.: " Colemanite, Telex, London." - Boraxo (Braxo) Hand Cleanser and the Boraxo Dispenser, for efficient, economical and safe Hand Cleansing in Industrial Washrooms and Canteens, Mines, Hospitals, Hotels and Schools.
  • Bourner, F. H. (Brighton), Ltd. Stand D,745 and 644 zio F. H. Bourner & Co. (Engineers), Ltd., Manor Royal, Crawley, Sussex. Teleph.: Crawley 1312-3. Tel. Add.: " Supertaps, Crawley."-Domestic Paraffin Fires. " Coronation " Clips. Office Furniture and Partitioning.
  • Bourner, F. H. & Co. (Engineers), Ltd. Stand D,745 and 644 Manor Royal, Crawley, Sussex. Teleph.: Crawley 1312/3/4. Tel. Add.: " Supataps, Crawley."-" Supataps ". and " Supamixers ": Domestic Water Taps and Mixers. " Supadynamic ": Cartridge Operated Tool. " Supadrive " Hammer Operated Tool. " Deltathene ": High Tensile Plastic Tubing. " Supadek ": Office Furniture. " Coronation ": Universal Hose Clip. See special notice, page 314
  • Bowers, T. and Co. Stand C,413 and 312 Pioneer Works, Thornbury Street, Bradford, 3., Yorks. Teleph.: Bradford 64258.-Bowers EG. 1, 2, 3, 4 & 5 Internal Micrometers. Bowers Three Point Internal Adjustable Plug Gauge.
  • Bradley and Company, Limited. (Tel.: Fair 31) Stand A,535 and 430 Albion Works, Bilston, Staffordshire. Teleph. Bilston 41261. Tel. Add.: " Galvanic, Bilston."—" Beldray " Housewares including All-steel Ironing Tables and Galvanised Tinned and Japanned Hollow-ware, for all requirements. Pressings in all Metals, Types and Sizes and General Engineering Work.
  • Bradley and Craven, Ltd. Stand D,621 and 520 P.O. Box 21, Dewsbury Road, Wakefield. Teleph.: Wakefield 2244-5. Tel. Add. " Craven, Wakefield."—Heavy Duty Grinding Mill with Revolving Dish. Auger with Pug Sealer. Pneumatic Brick Cutting Table. Double Shaft Mixer. Worm Feeder for Grinding Mills. See special notice, page 313
  • Brillite Neon Signs, Ltd. Stand C,706 " Brillite House," 7, East Park Parade, Northampton. Teleph.: Northampton 1229.—Brillite Totally Enclosed Perspex, Interior Neon Signs, also Neonized Metal Letters and Metal Box Neon Display Units.
  • Brinsden "Products," P.C. Stand A,516 The Red House, Cranford Lane, Harlington, Middlesex. Teleph. Hayes 3725.—Aluminium frypans, saucepans, milk saucepans, fish fryers, chip pans, omelette pans, egg poachers, porringers, ice pails, wine coolers, grills, waffle irons, fruit squeezers, griddles.
  • Britannia Engineering Co., (Props. Grymak Ltd.). Stand D,310 Ashton Road, Luton, Beds. Teleph.: Luton 4082 (8 lines). Tel. Add. " Britannia, Luton."—Presslite Fluorescent Work Space Illuminators. Sealed, Vibration Proof, Adjustable for Height and Position without Springs or Friction Joints. Sizes 6" to 5 ft. Variety of Models Self Contained or with Gear Mounted Remote.
  • British Aero Components, Ltd. Stand C,413 and 312 Montague Road, Warwick. Teleph. Warwick 320. Tel. Add.: " Aeroparts."—Drill Jig Bushes to British, American and Continental Standard; Dieset Components. Moulding Box, Bushes and Pins; Stoker, Conveyor, Rolling Stock and other Bushes all Nitrided. Range Special Fibreglass Jig Bushes.
  • British Area Regulators Ltd. Stand D,315 and 212 34, Millbank, London, S.W.1. Teleph.: VICtoria 4051/3. Tel. Add.: " Arcaregul Sowest, London."—Automatic Controllers of the Pressure Temperature Humidity and Liquid Level Type. 14" Bore Oil Operated Direct Cylinder Operated Valve. 3" and i" Diaphragm Operated Valves. Indicating Pressure Controller.
  • British Automatic Co., Ltd., The. (Tel.: Fair 114) Stand D,119 14, Appold Street, London, E.C.2. Teleph. Bishopsgate 8176. Tel. Add.: " Crayon, Avenue, London."-Embossing Presses (Commercial)- Coin Operated Drink and Food Machines.
  • British Berkefeld Filters, Ltd. (Tel.: Fair 194) Stand A,624 Town Mills, Cannon lane, Tonbridge, Kent. Teleph.: Tonbridge 2255. Tel. Add.: " Tubipores, Tonbridge."-Water Treatment Plant. Industrial and Domestic Water Filters. Industrial Ceramics. Aerators. Diffusers. " Sterasyl " Self Steralising Candles for all makes of Filters. " Sterasyl " for Aquaria. Water Softeners.
  • British Electrical Development Association. Stand C,509 and 408 (Tel.: Fair 218) 2, Savoy Hill, London, W.C.2. Teleph.: TEMple Bar 9434. Tel. Add.: " Electreda, Rand, London."-Wherever it is possible to bring a pair of wires there can be accurate constant electro heat, automatically controlled to your required temperature and time cycle. Clean heat at a lower cost where you want it.
  • British Engineering Productions (Portsmouth) Ltd. Stand A,400 Railway View, Portsmouth. Teleph. Portsmouth 70926.-" Pruneesy " Secateurs and Loppers with patented Slicing Action. " Tip-Top " Shoetrees-a unique Spring Clip for maintaining the shape of Shoes. A Bench Linishing Machine for Metal or Wood, which takes a 4" x 36" belt.
  • British Ermeto Corporation, Ltd. (Tel.: Fair 412) Stand D,723 Beacon Works, Hargrave Road, Maidenhead, Berkshire. Teleph.: Maidenhead 2271-4. Tel. Add.: " Grambon, Maidenhead."-" Ermeto " Pipe Couplings and Valves withstand highest industrial pressures even under conditions of extreme vibration. Available in a wide range of fittings for steel, stainless steel, aluminium and brass tubes.
  • British Fittings Co. (Hendon), Ltd. Stand D,507 Adrian Avenue, North Circular Road, London, N.W.2. Teleph.: Gladstone 6363. Tel. Add. " Britfit, Norphone, London."-Malleable Iron Tube Fittings for Steel Tubes for use with Gas, Water, Steam and Oil, also " Mallweld " Tube Fittings. See special notice, page 316
  • British India Steam Navigation Company. Stand C,510 1, Aldgate, London, E.C.3. Teleph.: ROYal 4535. Tel. Add.: " Bison, Fen, London."-Services from United Kingdom to India, Pakistan, Ceylon and East Africa, and between India and Australia, China, Malaya, East and South Africa, Persian Gulf, etc. ( Joint stand with P. & 0. Shipping Company).
  • British Industrial Sand, Ltd. (Tel.: Fair 700) Stand D,246 Holmethorpe, Redhill, Surrey. Teleph.: Redhill 1122.-A representative display of Industrial Silica Sands specially processed for the Glassmaking, Ceramic, Refractory and Foundry Industries. Some interesting examples of products made with these sands will also be shewn.
  • British Iron and Steel Federation. (Tel. Fair 447) Stand D,409 and 308 Steel House, Tothill Street, Westminster, London, S.W.1. Teleph.: Whitehall 1030. Tel. Add.: " Irostelfer, Parl, London."-This exhibit of the Iron and Steel Industry is designed to provide an Iron and Steel Information Centre.
  • British Non-Ferrous Metals Federation, The. Stand D,219 132, Hagley Road, Edgbaston, Birmingham, 16. Teleph.: Edgbaston 3886. Tel. Add.: " Brinonfer, Birmingham."-The Federation is the Representative Organisation of the British Non-Ferrous Metals Industry and Enquiries regarding all aspects of the Industry should be made at the Stand.
  • British Railways. Stand C,401 The British Transport Commission, 222, Marylebone Road, London, N.W.1. Teleph.: Ambassador 7711. Tel. Add.: " Britravel, Norest, London."-British Transport have provided a Bureau for assistance of those requiring Information on any of the Rail, Road or Docks Services under the control of The
  • British Railways. Stand D,239 and 138 Public Relations & Publicity Department, Euston House, Eversholt Street, London, N.W.1. Teleph.: Euston 1234 Estee. 8594. Tel. Add.: " Publicity Eusrail London Tasn."-British Transport Working Model showing the Mechanised Services provided for Trade and Industry by British Railways, British Road Services, British Transport Docks and British Transport Waterways.
  • British Refrasil Co., Ltd., The. Stand D,541 and 438 Stillington, County Durham. Teleph.: Stillington 351. Tel. Add. " Refrasil. Stillington, Co. Durham."-Refrasil Pure Silica Fibre in Cloth, Batt, Tape, Cord, Bulk Fibre and Sleeving. For High Temperature Insulation and Industrial Uses. Refrasil Steel Covered Blankets for Jet Engines and Gas Turbines.
  • British Road Services. Stand C,401 The British Transport Commission, 222, Marylebone Road, London, N.W.1. Teleph.: Paddington 1161.-British Transport have provided a Bureaus for assistance of those requiring Information on any of the Rail, Road or Docks Services under the control of The British Transport Commission. See special notice, page 280
  • British Standards Institution. Stand C,227 British Standards House, 2 Park Street, Mayfair, London. W.1. Teleph.: MAYfair 9000. Tel. Add.: Standards Audley London.—Sales and Information Service. A Complete Set of British Standards is Available for Reference.
  • British Steel Wool Co., Ltd., The. (Tel. Fair 325) Stand A,642 Snodland, Kent. Teleph. Snodland 516-7.—" Alto " Steel Wool and Shavings in Fourteen Grades and Many Sizes, also Aluminium, Brass, Copper, Bronze and Stainless Steel Wools. Metal Wool Filter Pads for Air Conditioning and other purposes.
  • "British Trade Journal & Export World, The." Stand A,427 Bouverie House, Fleet Street, London, E.C.4. Teleph.: Fleet Street, 3212. Tel. Add.: "Benbrolish, Fleet, London."— (Benn Brothers, Ltd., Publishers). For 89 years the most widely read journal in the British export field. Detailed description of latest British productions, information on overseas markets and general industrial developments, agencies open, etc. Published monthly. Annual subscription Home and Overseas, 30/-.
  • British Transport. Stand C,401 The British Transport Commission, 222, Marylebone Road, London, N.W.1. Teleph. AMBassador 7711. Tel. Add. " Britravel, Norest, London."—British Transport have provided a Bureau for Assistance of those requiring Information on any of the Rail, Road or Docks Services under the control of The British Transport Commission. See special notice, page 280
  • British Typewriters Limited. (Tel.: Fair 566) Stand C,307 Respire Works, Birmingham Road, West Bromwich. Teleph.: West Bromwich 2331-2-3. Tel. Add.: " Lightouch, West Bromwich."— Manufacturers of The Empire Aristocrat Typewriter, a Light, Compact Machine with a Standard Keyboard and many 'attractive modern features. London Office, Empire House, 34/35, High Holborn, London, W.C.1.
  • British Vacuum Cleaner and Engineering Company, Ltd., The. Stand A,322 Leatherhead, Surrey. Teleph.: Ashtead 8(36. Tel. Add.: " Vactiumiser, Phone, Leatherhead."—Domestic Vacuum Cleaners, Cylindrical and Upright Bag Models. Washing Machines with Heaters, Pumps, Automatic Wringers, Three Sizes. Teasmade Automatic Electrical Tea-maker Makes the Tea, Lights the Room. Awakens you.
  • British Vacuum Cleaner and Engineering Co. Ltd., The. Stand C,411 and 310 (Tel.: Fair 535) Goblin Works, Ermyn Way, Leatherhead, Surrey. Teleph. Ashtead 866. Tel. Add.: " Vacuumiser, Phone, Leatherhead."—Industrial Portable Vacuum Cleaners for Heavy Duty Cleaning for Factories, Warehouses, Offices, Flue Dust Removal. Pneumatic Extraction and Conveying Powders, Liquids. Central Vacuum Cleaning Installations, Fans and Blowers.
  • Briton Brush Co., Ltd., The. (Tel.: Fair 556) Stand B, 302 Wymondham, Norfolk. Teleph.: \Vymondham 2116. Tel. Add.: " Briton Wymondham, Norfolk."-Briton Household Brooms and Brushes. Briton Hair and Cloth Brushes. Briton Paint Rollers. Briton Painting Brushes. Brushes for Industrial Use.
  • Bronx Engineering Co., Ltd. (Tel.: Fair 408) Stand D,434 Lye, Near Stourbridge, Worcestershire. Teleph.: Lye 2307. Tel. Add.: " Bronx Lye."-Hand Operated Press Brake. 60 ton Press Brake. Guillotine Shears. Plate Bending Rolls. Plate Levelling Machine. Bar Reeling Machine.
  • Brook Motors, Ltd. (Tel.: Fair 563) Stand C,615 and 514 Empress Works, Huddersfield. Teleph.: Huddersfield 6400 (II Lines). Tel. Add. " Brook Mot, Huddersfield."-A.C. Electric Motors and Control Gear 2'5 to 600 H.P., including Shaded Pole; " Merlins " and " Gryphon " Fractional Horse Power Motor. Also range of British Standard Motors. Control Gear up to 15 H.P.
  • Brooke Tool Manufacturing Co., Limited, The. Stand C,413 and 312 Warwick Road, Greet, Birmingham, 11. Teleph.: VICtoria 2323 (14 lines). Tel. Add.: " Saws, Birmingham."-Engineers' Small Tools in High Speed Steel, including Plain and Helical Mills Side and Face Cutters, Form relieved Cutters, Twist Drills, Reamers, Metal Slitting Saws, End Mills and Drill Chucks.
  • Brooks, D.P.C. Machine, Co. Stand B,712 Granville Mill, Vulcan Street, Oldham. Teleph.: Main 4100.-Patented Damp Proof Course cutting machines. " Major " and " Senior " models. Enables a D.P.C. membrane to be inserted in existing walls speedily and at low cost. Insertion rate 60180 feet in 8 hours.
  • Brooksbanks (Files) Ltd. (Subsidiary Company of * John Bedford and Sons, Ltd.) Stand D,419 and 318 Lion Works, Mowbray Street, Sheffield, 3. Teleph. Sheffield 26381. Tel. Add. " Bedfords, Sheffield, 3."-Alloy Steels, Engineering and Precision Files, Hammers, Spades, Forks and Shovels.
  • Broomfield Engineering Co., Limited. Stand C,413 and 312 Broomfield Road, Marsh. Huddersfield. Teleph.: Huddersfield 2250. Tel. Add.: " Broomfield."-Jigs, Fixtures, Tungsten Carbide Plug Gauges, Gap Gauges, Plug and Depth Gauges, Receiver Gauges, Tungsten Carbide and High Speed Steel Form Tools.
  • Broughton, J. and Son, Engrs., Ltd. Stand C,413 and 312 Kings Norton Factory Centre, Pershore Road South, Kings Norton. Birmingham, 30. Teleph. KINgs Norton 3305/6/7. Tel. Add.: " Autoguard."-Pneumatic Cylinders of Piston and Diaphragm Type. Operating Valves for Hand, Plunger, Pilot and Roller Operation.
  • Brown, George (Aston), Ltd. Stand A,512 113-126, New John Street, Aston, Birmingham, 6. Teleph. ASTon Cross 3529. Tel. Add.: " Topalumin, Birmingham."-Stewpans, Milk Saucepans, Teapots, Kettles, Frying Pans, Egg Poachers, Porringers, Steamers, Colanders, Flour Dredgers, Maslins, Pudding Basins, Graduated Measures, Casseroles, Preserving Pans, Fish Fryers, Electric Hot-plate Utensils. Whistling Kettles.
  • Browns Clipper Co. (1939), Ltd. Stand A,207 Electric Avenue, Witton, Birmingham, 6. Teleph.: Birmingham East 0435. Tel. Add.: " Chard, Phone Birmingham."-Famous Name for almost a Century, makers of the World's finest " Gem " Saloon Hair- clippers, also the " Swift " Sidespring Models, the " Chard " Centre Spring Models, the Greatest Value in the World. Home Distributors:J. Horton (London). Ltd., Lombard House, 16/17, Little Britain, London, E.C.1.
  • Buckingham's Sheet Metal Works. Stand B,325 and 224 Millers Road, Warwick. Teleph.: WARwick 586.-All Alloy Wet or Dry Laundry Trucks, Hampers, Boxes, Buckets. All Alloy Veterinary Equipment, including Operating Tables, Post-Op. Cages, Cat Boxes, Dual- purpose Cat Boarding Pens, all classes of Welding.
  • Builders' Merchants' Journal, The Stand A,616 28, Essex Street, London, W.C.2. Teleph.: Central 6565. Tel. Add.: " Bimjay, Estrand, London."-Published monthly 13'6d. a year.--A monthly journal devoted to the interests of the wholesale builders' merchant and building material distributor. Covers all sections of the Trade and is closely read by the executive and director.
  • Bullows, Alfred and Sons, Ltd. (Tel. Fair 552) Stand D,743 and 642 Long Street, Walsall, Staffs. Teleph.: Walsall 5401. Tel. Add.: " Bullows, Walsall."-Bullows Hydrovane Rotary Air Compressors. 3-65 C.F.M. Spray Painting Equipment. Spray Guns. Pressure Feed Containers. Air Filters. Reducing Valves. Waterwash and Dry Back Spray Booths. Automatic and Electrostatic Spraying Equipment.
  • Bulpitt and Sons, Limited. (Tel. Fair 403) Stand A,417 and 318 St. George's Works, 132, Icknield Street, Birmingham, 18. Teleph.: CENtral 8292. Tel. Add.: " Bulpitts, Birmingham."-" Swan " Brand Aluminium Holloware: Domestic, Hotel and Catering. " Swan "-Cromalin Plated Teapots and Teasets. Domestic Electric Kettles and Appliances. Ground Base Aluminium Holloware for Electrical and Heat Storage Cookers.
  • Burn, James, and Co., Limited. (Tel. Fair 506) Stand C,409 32/38, Saffron Hill, London, E.C.1. Telepb.: Holborn 6511. Tel. Add.: " Collating, Smith, London."-Wire-0 Binding and Mult-0 Loose-Leaf Binders for Catalogues, Calendars, Diaries, etc.
  • Burrage and Boyde, Ltd. (Tel.: Fair 579) Stand A,511 and 408 Newmaid Works, Adnitt Road, Northampton. Teleph.: Northampton 31305/6. Tel. Add.: " Burdel, Northampton."-Entirely Redesigned and Improved " Newmaid " Vacumatic Cleaner. Cleans Carpets by Suction and Brushing without Electricity. Lighter, easier to handle, noiseless. " Picquot Ware " Tea Serving Sets. Table Ware for the discerning. See special notice, page 211
  • Burton, Delingpole and Co., Ltd. Stand B,411 and 316 P.O..Box No. 21, Old Hill, Staffordshire. Teleph.: Cradle), Heath 69181. Tel. Add.: " Stampings, Cradley Heath."-Solid Forged Weldless Steel Pipe Flanges to British and American Standards for the Oil Industry, also Steel Flanges for Gas, Water and Steam Pipes.
  • Butchart, John B. and Sons. Stand A,602 51, Canal Street, Perth. Teleph.: Perth 1148. Tel.'Add.: " Butchart, Perth."-Wire Mesh and General Wire Goods, Wire Shopping and Self Service Baskets and Trolleys, Display Stands, Waste Paper Baskets, Potato Baskets, Fireguards, Machine and Window Guards, Riddles, Sieves, Screens, etc.

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