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Acme Tin Stamping Co Ltd. of Churnet Street, Collyhurst, Manchester 9. Telephone: Collyhurst 2783/4. Telegraphic Address: "Acme, Collyhurst, Manchester". London Office: Christopher Street, Finsbury Square. Also at Glasgow and Belfast.
1850 Company established - perhaps this was Acme Stampings
1937 British Industries Fair Advert for Perfected Tinned Holloware: Roasters; Kettles; Pans; Cans; Cake Tins, etc. Also American Bakes, Covered Roasters, Drippers, Pudding Pans, Pie Plates, Graters, Bread Tins, Tea Cans, Steamers, Patty Sheets, Bottles, Drums, Canisters, Candlesticks, Washers, Sieves, Covers, Ovens, Sprayers. (Hardware, Ironmongery and Brassfoundry/Farm and Garden Equipment Section - Stand No. A.520) 
1938 Tinned Hollow ware.