Grace's Guide To British Industrial History

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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.

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.

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1865 Established.
1865 Established.
1911 Manufacturer of mechanical items for collieries and hat manufacturer.


1920 Private company.
1920 Private company.

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October 1931.
September 1937.
October 1937.
November 1937.
1942.
1943.
January 1946.
March 1949.
May 1949.
October 1951.
1953.
September 1954.
1960.

Battery manufacturers, of Denton, Manchester.

1865 Established.

1911 Manufacturer of mechanical items for collieries and hat manufacturer.

1920 Private company.

1920 Patent to O. Oldham, G. Oldham and J. Oldham of Denton for improvements in terminals for batteries[1]

1937 Battery manufacturers. "Oldham" Batteries.[2]

1939 See Aircraft Industry Suppliers

1947 Company made public.

1960 Advert for batteries for mining.[3]

1961 Manufacturers of electrical equipment, electrical storage batteries, miners' electrical safety lamps, also general engineers, manufacturing fur-felting machinery for the hat manufacturing industry. 1,000 employees.[4]

1963 Motor Show exhibitor. Batteries.[5]


See Also

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Sources of Information

  1. The Engineer 1921/01/14
  2. * 1937 The Aeroplane Directory of the Aviation and Allied Industries
  3. * Mining Year Book 1960. Published by Walter E. Skinner. Advert p559
  4. * 1961 Dun and Bradstreet KBE
  5. * 1963 Motor Show