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George H. Gascoigne Co

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January 1920.


April 1946.
August 1946.
April 1947.
January 1957.
May 1957.

of 114/118 Castle Street, Reading, Berkshire. Telephone: Reading 5067. Telegraphic Address: "Gasgoines, Reading"

1921 Private company formed as Gascoigne Sectional Constructions Ltd, presumably by George Harry Gascoigne.

1922 Name changed.

1937 British Industries Fair Advert for Tubular Ke-Klamp: small buildings; guard railings; scaffolding; machinery guards; safety devices, etc. A quick easy method of tubular construction. No screwing, drilling, rivetting, bolting necessary for guard railing, building, sheds, racks, stands, stalls, etc. (Building, Central Heating and Cooking Section - Stand No. B.712) [1]

1961 Tubular steel constructional engineers, producing "Klee-Klamps". 120 employees. [2]

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