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 163,186 pages of information and 245,641 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.

E. Robinson and Sons

From Graces Guide
1929

Tobacco manufacturers of 9 Petersgate, Stockport. Telephone: Stockport 2306. Cables: "Robinson, Stockport"

1900 The company was registered on 17 December, to take over the business of tobacco and snuff manufacturers carried on by a company of the same name. [1]

1929 Listed Exhibitor - British Industries Fair. Manufacturers of "King Lud" Empire Tobacco, packed 16s and ¼-lb. airtight tins. Three strengths: Mild, 10d. per ounce; Medium and Full 8d. per ounce. Cigarettes, 25s, plain or cork tipped, 1s. (Stand No. K.65) [2]

1936 Acquired along with its subsidiary J. A. Pattreiouex by Gallahers.[3]


See Also

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Sources of Information

  1. The Stock Exchange Year Book 1908
  2. 1929 British Industries Fair Page 144
  3. The Times, November 11, 1936