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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.

1953 British Industries Fair: Companies F

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Note: This is a sub-section of the 1953 British Industries Fair

Held 27th April - 8th May at Olympia and Earl's Court

Companies - A - B - C - D - E - F - G - H - I - J - K - L - M - N - O - P - Q - R - S - T - U - V - W - X - Y - Z

  • F. and M. Jewellery, Ltd. Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand L.102 18, Leighton Place, Leighton Road, Kentish Town, London, N.W.5, Teleph. : Gulliver 6021.—Manufacturers Of Fancy Jewellery, Earclips, Brooches, Bangles, Necklaces, Buttons, Millinery and Shoe Ornaments. Trade Names “ Celene ” Scintillating Wire. “ Fam ” New Aluminium Gold Finish.
  • Failsworth Hats, Limited Earls Court, Ground Floor, Stand R.505 Failsworth, Near Manchester. Teleph.: Failsworth 3131-4. Cables: “ Hats, Failsworth, Manchester.” London Office: 27, Maddox Street, W.L. Teleph.: Mayfair 0148.—Manufacturers Of High-Grade Fur Felt and Velour Hats, Hoods, Capelines, Manchons For Men’s and Millinery Trade. See Advt. Page 177
  • Fairey Marine Ltd. Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand H.10 Hayes, Middlesex. Teleph.: Middlesex, Hayes 3800. Cables: “ Airily Telex, Hayes.”— Manufacturers Of Fairey Marine Range Of Moulded Boats:— “ Firefly,” “ Swordfish,” “ Gannet ” and “ International 14 ” Sailing Dinghies and The New “ Eighteen.” “ Duckling ” and “ Mudlark ” Inboard/Outboard Tenders.
  • Fairy Princess, Ltd. Earls Court, Ground Floor, Stand R.630 Princess Palace Works, Corporation Street, Stockport, Cheshire. Teleph. : Stockport 2454.—Manufacturers Of “ Fairy Princess ” Coats and Dresses. “ Prince Charming ” Coats. Registered Trade Marks.
  • “Fancy Goods Trader and Exporter, The” (W. B. Tattersail]], Ltd.) Olympia, 1st Floor, Stand M.49 15, Cursitor Street, London, E.C.4. Teleph.: Chancery 4001. Cables : “ Unitrader, London.”—Publishers Of The Trade Journal For The Fancy Goods, Art and Giftware Trades. World Circulation. Advertising Rates On Application. Subscription 12s. 6d. Per Annum, Post Free.
  • Fancy Metal Goods, Ltd. Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand L.211 Condor Works, Summer Hill Road, Birmingham, 1. Teleph.: Birmingham, Central 3840. Cables: “ Famego, Birmin^Am.”—Manufacturers Of Toilet Brushes, Brush Sets, Metal Fancy Articles, Mirrors, Powder Compacts, Trays, Perfume Sprays, Powder Bowls, Trinket Sets, Manicure Sets, Cigarette Boxes, Clocks, Photograph Frames. See Advt. Page 104
  • Fancycraft, Ltd. Olympia, 2nd Floor, Stand Q.42 34, Exeter Road, Kidlington, Oxfordshire. Teleph. : Kidlington 3262. ?—Manufacturers Of Toys and Fancy Goods Of Imusual and Pleasing Design. Suitable For Arts and Crafts Shops. Baby Linen, Nursery Departments, Tea Shops.
  • Favourite Ties, Ltd. Earls Court, Ground Floor, Stand R.506 66, Mosley Street, Manchester, 2. Teleph. : Manchester, Central 7831-2-3. Gables ; “ Gentswear, Manchester.”—Manufacturers Of Gents’ Neckties, Scarves, Dressing-Gowns ; Tie Fabrics, Woven and Printed, Of Rayon, Pure Silk and Wool.
  • Fellows, James, and Son Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand B.41 Pool Street Stamping and Enamelling Works,. Wolverhampton. Teleph.: Wolverhampton 21120.—Manufacturers Of Vitreous Enamelled Hollowware For Hospital, Surgical and Laboratory Requirements.
  • Fenn and Wood Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand H.13 Mill Lane, Taplow, Bucks. Teleph,: Maidenhead 3591.—Manufacturers Of Small Sailing Yachts and Power Craft. Brokers For Pleasure and Commercial Craft. All Types Home and Export, Specialists In Used Petrol and Diesel Engines.
  • Fibre Case Co, Ltd., The Olympia, 1st Floor, Stand N.5 36-38, Peckham Road, London, S.E.5. Teleph.: Rodney 2282.—Manufacturers Of Fibre and Rexine Suit, Attache, Week-End and Soft Top Cases.
  • Fillerys (G.B.), Ltd. Earls Court, 1st Floor, Stand W.6 41, Sackville Street, London, W.L. Teleph.: Regent 2027. Ca'oles: “ Fillerys, London.”—Manufacturers Of The Fillcry Combined Cleaner, Polisher and Scrubber. The Flick Of A Switch Converts From One To The Other.
  • Film Stips Olympia, 2nd Floor, Stand Q.9 Edlesborough, Near Dunstable, Beds. Teleph. : Eaton Bray 269.—Manufacturers Of Non-Inflammable Film Strips. Film Strip Battery Projectors. Film Strip Viewers. Walt Disney Subjects A Speciality.
  • Finlay, James, and Co, Ltd. 22, West Nile Street, Glasgow, Cables : “ Mercator, Glasgow.” E.C.3. Teleph. : London Wall Towels, Pillow Cases, Sheetings, Woven Sheets, Pillow Cases, Towels.
  • Finney, Smiley and Co, Ltd. Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand J.33 15-17, Station Road, South Norwood, London, S.E.25. Teleph. : Livingstone 1111.—Manufacturers Of Metal Office Furniture ; Card Index Cabinets, Steel Shelving, Binning, Filing Systems.
  • Fisco Limited Olympia, 1st Floor, Stand 0.13 602, Seven Sisters Road, London, N.15. Teleph. : Stamford Hill 9231-2. Cables : “ Jonsworks, London.”—Manufacturers Of High Class Drawing Pins Of All Types, Chair Nails, Furniture Nails and Perambulator Nails In All Finishes. Steel Tape Rules. Perforating Machines, Stapling Machines.
  • Flexa-Glas Products, Ltd. Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand C.31 21-23 Lullington Road, Anerley, London, S.E.20. Teleph.: Sydenham 4455-6. —Manufacturers Of Flexible Glass. Mirror, For Display and Interior Decorating. Glass Fancy Goods, Trays, Photo-Frames and Table Mats.
  • Flint, Howard, Ltd. Earls Court, Ground Floor, Stand R.616 Avery House, Avery Row, London, W.L. Teleph.: Mayfair 3282.— Manufacturers Of Golf and Ski Wear Lightweight Clothing ; Flying Clothing Of All Descriptions.
  • Fonadek (Branson), Ltd. Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand J.9 Vivian Road, Harbome, Birmingham, 17. Teleph. : Birmingham, Harbome, 0980.—Manufacturers Of Fonadek Telephone Amplifiers For Office and Home. See Advt. Page 117
  • Forsters Machine Co, Ltd. Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand G.7 17, Yeading Lane, Hayes, Middlesex. Teleph. : Hayes 0148-9 and 0651. Cables : “ Formal, London.”—Manufacturers Of Universal Types Of Wrapping and Packing Machinery, Capable Of Changing From One Size Packet To Another Within Five Minutes. Covering Biscuits, Jellies and Cartons.
  • Fox Brothers Clothes, Ltd. Earls Court, Ground Floor, Stand R.606 272, Mile End Road, London, E.L. Teleph. : Stepney Green 2201.— Manufacturers and Distributors To The Men’s Trade Of Suits, Sports Trousers, Sports Jackets, Overcoats and Raincoats. Also Specialising In All Forms Of Soft Headwear.
  • Fox Brothers and Co, Ltd. Earls Court, Ground Floor, Stand R.411 Wellington, Somerset. Teleph.: Wellington 270. Cables : “ Fox, Wellington, Somerset.”—Manufacturers Of Woven Woollen and Worsted Squares and Scarves For Both Ladies and Gentlemen. Also Pure Merino Wool Material For Ties.
  • Fox Photos, Ltd. Olympia, 1st Floor, Stand A.39 Photo House, 69-71, Farringdon Road, London, E.C.L. Teleph. : Central 7831-5. Cables : “ Foxfotopic, Fleet, London.”—Photographic Experts. Specialise Exhibition Stand Photography. Cameramen Always Available For All Purposes. World-Wide Press Service Offered. Full Colour Operations. Producers Of Photo Giant Enlargements.
  • Frame Clothing, Ltd. Earls Court, Ground Floor, Stand R.514 Greyfriars Clothing Works, Reading, Berks. Teleph. : Reading 2288-9. Cables : “ Frameco, Reading.”—Manufacturers Of Men’s Ready-To-Wear Clothing. Lounge Suits, Overcoats, Dress and Sports Wear. Garth Riding Wear For Ladies, Gentlemen and Juveniles.
  • Franklin, Walter T. (Temple Fabrics) Earls Court, Ground Floor, Stand R.428 94, Victoria Street, St. Albans, Herts. Teleph. : St. Albans 472. Cables : “ Templefabs, St. Albans, Herts.” London Office: 19, Old Bailey, E.C.L. Teleph. : Metropolitan 0028.—Manufacturers and Producers Of Furnishing Fabrics Au Descriptions For Curtains and Upholstery. Printed Linens, Chintzes, Tapestries, Damasks, Repps, Novelty Weaves, Velours.
  • Freebody's (Boat Builders) Ltd. Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand H.22 Caversham Bridge, Reading, Berks. Teleph. : Reading 72132. Cables : “ Freebody’s, Reading.”—Manufacturers Of “ Wellington ” 10 Ft. 6 In. Sailing Dinghy. 12 Ft. General Purpose Sailing Dinghy. Class C. B.O.R.C. Hydroplane Hull. Class X Hydroplane Huu.
  • Freeder Brothers Paper Mills Olympia, 1st Floor, Stand 0.10 Brimsdown, Enfield. Teleph. : Howard 1847. Cables: “Sylkocrepe, Enfield.”—Manufacturers Of “ Florine ” Brand Fancy Paper Products, Comprising Crepe Paper, Garlands, Paper Towels, Handkerchiefs, “ Albright ” and “ Florine ” Shelf Lining Papers, Serviettes, “ Vanity ” Facial Tissues, ’Xmas Wrappings. See Advt. Pages 158 and 159
  • A. Freminet, Ltd. Earls Court, Ground Floor, Stand R.801 Mounthill, 295, Springfield Road, Chelmsford, Essex. Teleph. : Chelmsford 2358. Cables: “ Mounthill, Chelmsford.”—Sole Agents For Dressing Jackets, Dressing Gowns and Nightdresses, Ladies’ Evening Capes, Coatees and Stoles. Mohair Scarves. Infants’ Shawls, Matinee Jackets, Etc. Ladies’ Cardigans, Jumpers, Twin Sets.
  • Frost and Reed, Ltd. Olympia, 1st Floor, Stand M.61 10, Clare Street, Bristol, 1. Teleph, : Bristol 26238-9. Cables: “Frostreed, Bristol.”—Manufacturers Of Picture Frames, Moulded, Hand Carved. Publishers Of “ Homelovers ” Series Colour Reproductions and Mezzotint Engravings. Dealers In Original Watercolours and Paintings By Old Masters and Contemporary Artists. See Advt. Page 76
  • Fryer and Co. (Nelson), Ltd. Earls Court, First Floor, Stands. 10 Victory Factories, Chapel Street, Nelson. Teleph. : Nelson 53. Cables : “ Victory, Nelson.”-.—Manufacturers Of Victory L.L.V. Lozenges, Victory V. Gums, Mints, Pastilles, Gums, Medicated and General Sugar, Confectionery, Pharmaceutical Products Made To Clients’ Own Formulaes, Suitably Packed For Export.
  • Fryer, John W. Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand G.13 Lees Street Mills, Ancoats, Manchester, 1. Teleph.: Manchester, Central 3995.—Manufacturers Of “ Fryer-Edwards ” Case Assembling and Tuming- In Machines. Also Turning-In Machine For Sides On Bound Book.
  • [[Fryer Textiles Ltd. Earls Court, Ground Floor, Stand R.610 Dagnail Street, Battersea, London, S.W.Ll. Teleph. : Macaulay 4411. Cables : “ Fryer, Battersea.”—Sole Agents For “ Paragon ” Industrial Overalls, Cotton Clothing Of All Kinds. Government Contractors.
  • Fulham Pottery and Cheavin Filter Co, Ltd., The Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand* C.23 210, New King’s Road, Fulham, London, S.W.6. Teleph. :.Renown 1188. Cables : “ Stoneware, London.”—Manufacturers Of Fulham Constance Spry and Coralie Off-White Flower Vases, Etc., As Exhibited. Saludor Water Filters, General Stoneware, Modelling Clay, Etc.
  • Fullers Earth Union, Ltd., The Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand D.27 “ Patteson Court,” Nutfie’d Road, Redhill, Surrey. Teleph.: Redhill 3521. Cables ; “ Fullion, Redhill.”—Manufacturers Of Activated Earth For Oil Refining and Oil Regeneration. Fullers’ Earth For Insecticides. “ Fulbond ” For Bonding Foundry Sands. “ Fulbent ” For Well Drilling, Emulsifying and Binding.
  • Funditor, Limited Woodbridge House, Clerkenwell 6155-7. Turers Of Electric Heaters, Metal Feeders For Composing Machines, Remelting Furnaces, Crucibles, Paper-Drilhng Machines, Stereo-Machinery, Proof-Presses, Composing Room Saws and Accessories, Book-Blocking Presses, Packaging Equipment. See Advt. Page 142
  • Furmoto Chemical Co, Ltd., The Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand F.26 • 1 and 3, Brixton Road, London, S.W.9. Teleph. : Reliance 2881-2. Cables: “ Furmotokem, London.”-—Manufacturers Of Furmoto And Solitaire Polishes and Cleaners. Furmoto Furniture and Car Polish, Non- Slip Floor Cream, All-Metal Shine, Silvershme, Solitaire Shoe Polish, Suede Cleaner. See Demonstration. See Advt. Page 67
  • Furnival and Co, Ltd. Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand G.31 Reddish, Stockport. Teleph.: Heaton Moor 4228-9 and 4230. Cables : “ Fumiyal, Reddish.” London: 40-41, Whiskin Street, E.C.L.—Manufacturers Of Two-Revolution Printing Presses; Two-Revolution Cutting, Creasing Presses; Rotary Lithographic Machines. Full Automatic and Standard Guillotinescutting, Creasing Platens.

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