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Langston-Jones and Samuel Smith

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of Weston St. Bow, London E.3, Oils, Japans

1926 Premises in Weston Street destroyed by fire.[1]

1973 Owners and directors are brothers-in-law Richard Wallis and Alan Birrell. Company purchased by Richard's father A. G. Wallis in 1953. Now in a 33,000 sq feet factory on a 4 acre site.[2]

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Sources of Information

  1. Sheffield Daily Telegraph - Thursday 16 December 1926
  2. Lynn Advertiser - Friday 25 May 1973