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Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 150,047 pages of information and 235,418 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 147,919 pages of information and 233,587 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

Walter Slingsby and Co

From Graces Guide
April 1913.
Nov 1919.
Dec 1921.
1938.
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Maker of pipe fittings, of New Dam Works, Keighley, Yorks - WASK; of Station works, Keighley, Yorks.

Later of Woodhouse Road, Keighley, Yorkshire.

Established 1888

Incorporated as a Private Limited Co. in 1908.

1922 Products: malleable cast pipe fittings, including unions, elbows, tees, flanges, etc.

1922 Directors are Walter Slingsby and Charles Slingsby

1937 Advert. WASK - 'Up and Down' lamp suspension gear (street lighting).[1]

1972 Acquired by Glynwed and would be rationalised with Hipkiss[2]

1975 Part of the Glynwed Group[3]

2015 See Company website

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Sources of Information

  1. Hull Daily Mail - Wednesday 03 October 1934
  2. The Times, Apr 13, 1972
  3. The Times, Jul 30, 1975