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R. Tyzack Ltd, of Slater Street, High Wycombe
1839 Henry Tyzack moved his sawmaking business from Sheffield to Old Street, Shoreditch
1869 Tyzack moved again to High Wycombe.
1905 Company established
1907 Set up furniture factory. Made quality dining chairs, upholstered goods, occasional tables.
WWI Government orders; aircraft parts
1920 Incorporated as limited company making office furniture
Post WWII contract work for Government departments.
1950s bought Slater Street Methodist Ch.
1966 Taken over; made "antiqued" furniture.