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Gee Tee Co

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1947. Pine Toilet Roll.

of Gertex Works, Cumberland Road, Stanmore, Middlesex. Telephone: Wordsworth 2253-4. Cables: "Geetee, Stanmore"

1947 British Industries Fair Advert as Manufacturers of "Pine" Brand. "Pine" and all Qualities of Hygienic Toilet Roll, Perforated. Makers of Toilet Rolls, White and Tinted Paper Serviettes, Paper Handkerchiefs, Cellulose Handkerchiefs, Single and Multi Ply Qualities. Cellulose Disposable Sanitary Towels, Crepe Paper Towels on Rolls Perforated. (Stationery and Printing Section - Olympia, 1st Floor, Stand No, H.2170) [1]

1926 - Founded at King's Cross.

1931 - Moved to Colindale Avenue, Hendon

1936 - Moved to Cumberland Road, Stanmore

Requisitioned in the Second World War for work on torpedoes.

1966 - No room for expansion so moved to Thetford in Norfolk.[2]

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Sources of Information

  1. 1947 British Industries Fair Advert 232; and p113
  2. A History of the County of Middlesex: Volume 5, Hendon, Kingsbury, Great Stanmore, Little Stanmore, Edmonton Enfield, Monken Hadley, South Mimms, Tottenham.