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Robertson Incandescent Lamp Co

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The Incandescent Lamp Co Ltd, of Brook Green, London

1893 The Company was established and incorporated in July by Hugo Hirst [1] and C. J. Robertson

By 1900 the works were producing 2 million lamps per year, of which half were "high voltage" lamps[2]

See Robertson Electric Lamps

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Sources of Information

  1. History of GEC http://gechistory.org/index.php/people/hugo-hirst?start=3
  2. C J Robertson proposal to be a member of IEE