Grace's Guide

British Industrial History

Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 148,103 pages of information and 233,633 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.


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Walter Rendell invented the popular contraception pessary in the late 1800's. Containing quinine it was marketed commercially in 1886 and was a best seller throughout the world. [1]

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