Grace's Guide To British Industrial History

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Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 147,919 pages of information and 233,587 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 147,919 pages of information and 233,587 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

A. and S. Henry and Co

From Graces Guide
May 1938.

of 32 Portland Street, Manchester

1805 Founded by brothers Alexander and Samuel Henry.

1889 The company was registered on 3 December, to take over the business of the firm of the same name, merchants and manufacturers at Manchester and elsewhere. [1]

1932 Opened a new factory in Liverpool.[2]

1950 Subsidiaries included:[3]

1972 Acquired by Great Universal Stores.

See Also

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Sources of Information

  1. The Stock Exchange Year Book 1908
  2. The Times, February 25, 1932
  3. The Times, April 25, 1950