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Charles Baynes of Blackburn, Lancashire. Telephone: Blackburn 6862. Telegraphic Address: "Hacksaw, Blackburn."
1899 Company established.
1937 Listed Exhibitor - British Industries Fair. Pioneer English Hacksaw Makers. "Ding-Dong" Hand, Power, Double-edge and Railsaw Blades, in alloy and high speed steel. Trade only. Samples free to users. See new Fixed and Adjustable Hacksaw Frames. (Stand No. D.617) 
1982 120 employed. Described as a small company established for 83 years. Managing director was Dennis Collingwood-Gittins. Principal business is hacksaws and blades.