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of Cannock Edge Tool Works, Cannock, Staffordshire. Telephone: Cannock 4. Telegraphic Address: "Tools, Cannock"
Successor to C. Whitehouse
1937 Listed Exhibitor British Industries Fair. Augers, Axes, Braces, Bits; Bricklayers', Blacksmiths', Butchers', Carpenters' Contractors' colliery, Miners' and Garden Tools. Hooks, Hammers, Hoes, Chisels, Handles, slashers, Trowels, Vices, Cramps, Wedges, Adzes, Hatchets, Forks, Spades, Shovels, Picks, Mattocks, Rakes, Parangs**. (Stand No. A.727) 
1943 Patent - Improvements in handle sockets of hand tools and in means for securing the handles therein. 
1956 Patent - Improvements relating to silage knives or hay knives. 
1960 Patent - Improvements relating to slashers or brushing hooks. 
1967 Cornelius Whitehouse and Sons (1963) Ltd was in voluntary liquidation
2006 Footprint Tools bougt the machinery, stock and order book of Whitehouse, the Midlands based hammer Manufacturer.