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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 N

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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

  • E. M. Napier, Ltd, Olympia, 3rd Floor, Stand Q.75 530-4, Kingsland Road, London, E.8. Teleph. : Clissold 5312-5. Cables : “Surplus, Hack, London.”—Producers Of and Sole Agents For Plastic Toys, Carnival Articles, Teddy Bears, Dolls, Flags, Coronation Toys, Fireworks, Play-Balls, Tinsel, ’Xmas Decorations, Wooden Toys, Building Bricks, Metal Toys, Footballs, Musical Toys.
  • National Cash Register Co (Manufacturing), Ltd., The Olympia, Ground Floor, Stands J.12, J.3 and J.13 206-216, Marylebone Road, London, N.W.L. Teleph. : Paddington 7070. Cables: “ Nacareco, Norwest, London.” Factory At Kingsway West, Dundee, Angus.—Producers Of Cash Registers, Accounting Machines, Adding Machines and Electric Credit Sanction Systems. See Advt. Pages 114 and 115
  • National Colours Ltd. Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand D.29 Waterside Works, Offerton, Stockport. Teleph. : Stepping Hiu 3801.— Producers Of Chemical and Mineral Colours For Industry—Water Supply From Private Lakes Gives Basis For Perfect Chemical Colours.
  • National Provincial Bank Limited Earls Court, 1st Eloor, Stand V.16 and Olympia, 1st Floor, Stand A.35 Head Office: 15, Bishopsgate, London, E.C.2. Teleph. : London Wall 2700. Cables : “ Natproban, Tube, London.” Principal Overseas Branch ; 1, Princes Street, London, E.C.2. Teleph. : Monarch 1080.—The Bank Provides A Full Banking Service. Representatives, Including Interpreters, Will Attend To Assist Visitors. See Advt. Page 100'
  • National Titanium Pigments, Ltd. Olympia, Ground Floor, Stands D.17 and D.21 Battery Works, Stallingborough, Grimsby, Lincolnshire, and Kingsway Works, Luton, Bedfordshire. Sales Office: Hanover House, London, W.L, Teleph.: Mayfair 6001-3. Cables : “ Titanium, Wesdo, London.”—Manufacturers Of Titanium Oxide Pigments, Rutile Pigments, Anatase Pigments, Iron Sulphate.
  • National Wool Textile Export Corporation Earls Court, Ground Floor, Stands R.317 and R.418 Commerce House, Cheapside, Bradford, Yorkshire. Teleph. : Bradford 27877 and 24235-6. Cables : “ Wulcorp, Bradford.”—Trade Association Representing Exporters Of Wool Textiles.
  • Navigators and General Insurance Co, Ltd., The Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand H.4 Bolton House, 15-16, Cullum Street, Off Lime Street, London, E.C.3. Teleph.: Mansion House 2121. Cables: “ Avigatinsu, Fen, London.”—Specialists In All Types Of Small Craft Insurance With Special Service To Owners. Also Marine, Transit, Fire and All Insurances Except Life and Motor.
  • Neata Products (Cheltenham) Ltd. Earls Court, 1st Floor, Stand Y.19 Leckhampton, Cheltenham. Teleph. : Cheltenham 53451—Manufacturers Of “Neata” Timber Bungalows Prefabricated In Units Of Variable Designs. Easily Adapted Interior Lay-Outs. Designed With A View To Extendability and Simplicity Of Erection.
  • Nedor Co., The Olympia, 2nd Floor, Stand Q.Io 2, Hazel Gardens, Edgware, Middlesex. Teleph. : Stonegrove 7036.— Manufacturers Of “ Petkin ” Quality Soft Toys, Real Fur Speciality Toys For Infants. Teddies From 8 In. To 33 In. Also Plush Animals, Children’s Garment Hangers, Powder Puffs.
  • Neill, James, and Co. (Sheffield), Ltd. Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand L.406 Napier Street, Sheffield, 11. Teleph.: Sheffield 26781. Cables: “Composite, Phone, Sheffield.”—Manufacturers Of Piercing Saw, Jewellers’ Saws and Tools For The Jewellery and Kindred Trades and Instrument Makers.
  • Nelson (Loomstate) Mills (1952), Ltd. Earls Court, Ground Floor, Stands R.106 and R.202 3-4, Mitre Court, Muk Street, Cheapside, London, E.C.2. Teleph. : Monarch 8161. Cables : “ Walric, Cent, London.”—Manufacturers Of Woollen, Worsted, and West Of England Cloths, Pile Fabrics, For Women and Children’s Wear. Velours, Afgalaines, Tweeds, Coatings, Flannels, Gaberdines, Barathea, Novelties.
  • Neon Ideas, Ltd. Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand A.19 102, Lee High Road, Lewisham, London, S.E.13. Teleph.: Lee Green 2877-8. —Manufacturers Of “ Sparkleneon ” The New Moving Neon, Combining Many Colours In One Tube and The Unique Liquid Fire Effect.
  • R. Nerdrum, Ltd. Earls Court, 1st Floor, Stand Y.La 20, Pall Mail, London, S.W.L. Teleph. : Whitehall 9351-4. Cables: “ Ironerco, Avenue, London.”—Sole Agents For Timber Houses, Sectional, Permanent, Insulated, Impregnated, Suitable All Climates. Shipped Packed Complete For Easy Speedy Erection By Local Semi-Skilled Labour. Special Requirements Considered.
  • New Art Manufacturing Co, Ltd., The Olympia, 1st Floor, Stand M.Lol Power Road, Gunnersbury, London, W.4. Teleph. : Chiswick 1044.— Manufacturers Of Nursery Accessories, Educational Toys, Trays, Fancy and Nursery Gift Lines In Wood, Bakelite and Glass. Attractively Coloured and Decorated With Exclusive Hand Painted Designs.
  • New Equipment, Ltd. Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand J.2 Croxdale, Co. Durham. Teieph. ; Spennymoor 2185.—Manufacturers Of Tubular Steel Furniture For Office, Hospital, Canteen, Hotel and Domestic Purposes. Quotations For Items Not Exhibited .And Customers’ Own Designs Gladly Tendered On Request. See Advt. Page 123
  • New Hygiene, Ltd. Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand F.2 266-268, Holloway Road, London, N.7. Teleph. : North 5042. Cables : “ Airogena, Holloway.”—Manufacturers Of “ Scenfinel ” Air Conditioning Box. “ Quiff ” Delicate Disinfectant. “ Wham ” Pleasant Insecticide. “ Airogena ” Active Chlorophyll Deodorant. “ Germspray ” Atmospheric Disinfectant Fluid ; Sprayers, Detergents, Dispensers, Toilet Paper.
  • New Welbeck, Ltd. Earls Court, 1st Floor, Stand W.4 Head Office and Works : 94, New Bedford Road, Luton, Bedfordshire. Teleph.; Luton 3895. London; 6, Cavendish Square, W.L. Teleph.; Langham 1517.—Manufacturers Of New Welbeck Suction Cleaners Of Robust Construction, Precisioned For Maximum Efficiency and Trouble Free Service. Electrically Operated.
  • New Zealand Government (Official Exhibit) Commonwealth Section, Ground Floor, Earls Court High Commissioner For New Zealand, 415, Strand, London, W.C.2. Teleph.; Temple Bar 3241. Cables; “Deputy, London.”—Exhibit Designed To Show United Kingdom and Overseas Manufacturers Current Industrial Developments In New Zealand and The Changing Nature Of New Zealand’s Import Requirements.
  • S. A. Newall and Sons, Ltd. Earls Court, Ground Floor, Stand R.402 James Street, Stornoway, Scotland. Teleph. ; Stornoway 261. Cables; “ Newall, Stornoway.” London Address; 406-8, Ulster Chambers, 168, Regent Street, W.L. Teleph.; Regent 6300.—Manufacturers Of Real Harris Tweed, Krotal Rugs, Men’s Outer Knitwear.
  • Newbold and Bulford, Ltd. Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand B.36 Enbeeco House, Roger Street, Gray’s Inn Road, London, W.C.L. Teleph.; P Chancery 5614. Cables ; “ Bulford, London.”—Manufacturers Of and Sole Agents For Binoculars, Barometers, Barographs, Compasses Of All Types, Including Car Compasses, Magnifiers, Microscopes, Microtomes, Surveying Levels, Spectacles, Sun Glasses, Reading Glasses, Telescopes, Linen Provers’ ?? Reducing Glasses.
  • Newey Brothers, Ltd. Olympia, 1st Floor, Stand M.11 Brearley Street, Summer Lane, Birmingham, 19. Teleph. ; Birmingham, Aston Cross 0151. Cables; “ Pelican, Birmingham.” Also Basinghall Street, London.—Manufacturers Of Hooks and Eyes, Hairpins, Snap Fasteners, Hairgrips, Corset and Suspender Fittings, Hook and Eye Tape, Glove and Equipment Fasteners, Slide Fasteners. See Advt. Pages 82 and 83
  • Newfeld Ltd. Olympia, 2nd Floor, Stand Q.50 Newfoam Works, Spelthorne Lane, Ashford, Middx. Teleph : Sunbury-On- Thames 3357.—Manufacturers Of Bendy Toys Made Of Pliable Latex Foam Rubber. Pastel Shades, Hygienic, Buoyant, Newcomers Include Bendy Lou, Hanky-Puppet, Etc. Supplemented Range Of Bath Toys.
  • Newman, Francis (1952), Ltd. Earls Court, Ground Floor, Stands R.106 and R.202 Walric House, 3-4, Mitre Court, Milk Street, London, E.C.2, Teleph.; Monarch 8161-3. Cables; “Walric, Cent, London.”—Manufacturers Of Cotton, Rayon and Spun Rayon Fabrics For Women’s and Children’s Wear. Plain and Colour Woven Poplins and Producers Of Woollen Piece Goods, Etc.
  • Newmark, Louis, Ltd. Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand L.500 Prefect Works, 542-548, Purley Way, Croydon, Surrey. Teleph. : Croydon 5571. Cables : “ Newmark, Croydon.”—Manufacturers Of Inexpensive Wristwatches Made Throughout In England, Ladies’ and Gents’ Five Jewel Pin Lever Movement and Gents’ Thirteen Ligne Roskopf Unjewelled. See Advt. Page 105
  • H. Newsum, Sons and Co, Ltd. (Riley-Newsum Housing Dept.) Earls Court, 1st Floor, Stands Y.9 and Y.14 Carholme Road, Lincoln. Teleph.: Lincoln 812. Cables: “Aren, Lincoln.”—Manufacturers Of Riley-Newsum Prefabricated Timber Houses, Designed For All Parts Of The World. Houses Contain Two/Three Bedrooms, Living Room, Fitted Kitchen, Bathroom, With Prefabricated Plumbing.
  • Newton, Chambers and Co, Ltd. Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand D.L Thorncliffe, Near Sheffield, Yorks. Teleph.: Sheffield, Ecclesfleld 38171. Cables : “ Newton, Sheffield.”—Manufacturers Of Chemical Products For Use In Hygiene. Disinfectant Fluids and Powders, Insecticidal Fluids and Powders, Liquid Soaps, Cleansers, Antiseptic Toilet Rolls, Etc. See Advt. Page 47
  • H. Noble (Coopers), Ltd, Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand D.2 Whitefield Place, Girlington, Bradford, Yorkshire. Teleph.: Bradford 41288-9. Cables : “ Elbon, Bradford.”—Manufacturers Of Wooden Barrels and Casks. Steel Drums and Wooden Barrels Re-Conditioned, Repaired and Converted. Agents For British and Continental Container Manufacturers. Consultants On Packaging Problems. See Advt. Pages 2 and 3
  • Nodor Co, Ltd., The Olympia, 2nd Floor, Stand P.5 22-24, Hatfield Road, Stratford, London, E.15. Teleph. : Maryland 1313-4. —Manufacturers Of The Nodor “Bristle” Dartboard; Archery Targets. Made On Principle Of Bristle Dartboard, Patent Darts Scoreboard. Also “ Fibrex ” Dartboard (For Home Use).
  • Normansell, Robert, Ltd. Olympia, Ist Floor, Stand M.S Exeter Street, Birmingham, 1. Teleph. : Birmingham, Midland 1754.— Manufacturers Of “ Norseman ” Brassware, Reproduction Furnishings, Gifts, Fireplace Equipment, Electric Table Lamps, Coal Helmets, Bellows, Plaques, Mirrors, Coronation Souvenirs, Money Boxes, Mounted Woodware, “ Floringa ” Flower Supports.
  • S. E. Norris and Co, Ltd. Olympia, 1st Floor, Stand N.4 Shadwell Leather Works, Dagenham, Essex. Teleph. : Seven Kings 3001-2-3. Cables: “ Vigilos, Easphone, London.”—Manufacturers Of High Quality Leather Luggage, Shopping and Occasional Bags, Shoulder Bags, Brief and Club Bags, Travellers’ Sample Cases, Cash and Bullion Bags, Zipped Canvas Bags.
  • North, James, and Sons, Ltd. Earls Court, 1st Floor, Stand X.8 Godley Mills, Hyde, Cheshire. Teleph.: Hyde 921-2. Cables : “ Chamois, Hyde.”—Manufacturers Of North P.V.C. Fabric Supported Industrial Gloves and Garments, Including Full Range Of Aprons, Headgear, Laboratory and . Household Gloves. Complete Foul Weather Protective Clothing. See Advt. Page 21
  • Northern Ireland (Official Exhibit) Earls Court, Ground Floor, Stands R.Llo and R.210 Ministry Of Commerce, Government Of Northern Ireland, 64, Chichester Street, Belfast. Teleph: Belfast 28271. Cables: “ Norcom, Belfast.” London Office : 13, Lower Regent Street, S.W.L. Teleph. : Whitehall 0651.—Linen, Engineering, Ships, Aircraft, Rope, Tobacco, Whiskey, Foodstuffs. Tourism, Assistance In Establishing New Industries. See Advt. Pages X and Xi
  • Northern Rhodesia (Official Exhibit) Commonwealth Section, Ground Floor, Earls Court Government Of Northern Rhodesia, 57, Haymarket, London, S.W.L. Teleph.: Whitehall 2040. Cables : “ Ndrhodcom, London.”—Display Of Northern Rhodesia Products Illustrating Copper Production and Copper Usage. Other Features Will Show Industrial, Commercial and Agricultural Development and Prospects. Information Bureau.
  • Norwood Steel Equipment (London), Ltd. Olympia, Ground Floor, Stands J.28 and J.34 44, Norwood High Street, West Norwood, London, S.E.27. Teleph. : Gipsy Hui 1104. Cables : “ Ennesse, London.”—Manufacturers Of Complete Range Of Steel Office and Factory Equipment, Including Shelving, Binning, Cupboards, Fuing Cabinets, Lockers and Steel Internal Partitions.
  • J. Nowill and Sons, Ltd., Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand L.113 Trimuls Works, 87, London Road, Sheffield. Teleph. : Sheffield 27486.—Manufacturers and Producers Of Cased Goods, Canteens, Cutlery, Pocket Knives, Scissors, Spoons, Forks, Razors, Hunting Knives, Sheath Knives, Fancy Cutlery, Souvenirs, Table Cutlery, Butchers Knives, Painters Cutlery.

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