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of 20-34 Bishop Street, Birmingham
1894 Partnership change. '...the Partnership heretofore subsisting between us the undersigned, Walter Howes, William Burley, William Howes, and Hallewell Rogers, carrying on business at Bishop-street, in the city of Birmingham, under the style of Howes and Burley, as Carriage Lamp Manufacturers, has this day been dissolved as and from the 31st day of December, 1893, by mutual consent. The business will henceforth be carried on by the said Walter Howes, William Howes, and Hallewell Rogers, under the style of Howes and Burley...'
1900 The company was registered on 27 June, to acquire the business of carriage lamp manufacturers of a firm of the same name.