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Girdlestone and Co

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April 1922.
1958. Girdlestone Pumps.

of 23 Davies Street, London, W1. Telephone: Mayfair 1354. Telegraphic Address: "Gircopump". Westdo, London"

1889 Company established.

1895 Girdlestone, Tatham and Co, of Berkeley Square, London, advertised Anderson's Patent Arc lamps[1]

1937 Listed Exhibitor - British Industries Fair. Centrifugal Pumps, electrically driven, with high efficiency super silent characteristics. Diaphragm Pumps for acidulous and abrasive liquids. Brine Pumping Equipments, reversible type. Float Switchgear. Small Circuit Breakers. Reverse Flow Valves. (Stand No. D.421a) [2]

1939 Advertising a two-stroke engine rated at 1 hp / 2,500 rpm. [3]

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. The Engineer 1895/07/19
  2. 1937 British Industries Fair Page 368
  3. * A-Z of British Stationary Engines by Patrick Knight. Published 1996. ISBN 1 873098 37 5