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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 T

From Graces Guide

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

  • Tallent, Roy, Ltd. Olympia, 1st Floor, Stand M.43 70-74, City Road, London, E.C.L. Teleph. : Clerkenwell 8256-7. Cables : “ Roitalent, Ave, London.”—Manufacturers Of Standard and Lightweight Cigarette Cases, “ No-Fume ” Ash Receivers, Lighters, Woodware and Leather Covered Musical Boxes, Jewel Caskets, Fancy Corkscrews, Advertising Novelties, Coronation Souvenirs.
  • D. F. Tayler and Co, Ltd. Olympia, 1st Floor, Stand M.Ll Brearley Street and Summer Lane, Birmingham, 19. Teleph. : Birmingham, Aston Cross 0151. Cables: “ Pelican, Birmingham.” London: 17-18, Basinghall Street, E.C.2.—Manufacturers Of Pins, Needles, Gramophone Needles, Knitting Needles and Safety Pins. See Advt. Page 81
  • Taylor and Briggs, Ltd. Earls Court, Ground Floor, Stand R.217 Whitley Willows Mill, Lepton, Near Huddersfield. Teleph. : Huddersfield 6383.—Manufacturers Of “ Willow ” Furnishing and Upholstery Fabrics, Cotton and Rayon Brocades, Prints, Piece Dyes. Original Designs and Shades. Tickings, Table Cloths, Travel Rugs, Cellular Blankets, Bedspreads. See Advt. Page 193
  • Taylor Electrical Instruments, Ltd. Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand B.39 Montrose Avenue, Slough, Bucks. Teleph. : Slough 21381. Cables : “ Taylins, Slough.”—Manufacturers Of Radio and Television Test Equipment, Including Multimeters (Universal), Signal Generators, Valve Testers, Electronic Testmeters, Wobbulators, Pattern Generators, Output Meters. Also Full Range Panel Meters.
  • Taylor, Fred, and Sons, Ltd. (Incorporating Geo. Owen and Co.) Earls Court, Ground Floor, Stands R.114 and R.216 15 and 17, Bloom Street, Manchester, 1. Teleph. : Manchester, Central 7171. Cables: “ Amici, Manchester.”—Manufacturers Of Cotton And Rayon Piece Goods For Home and Export, Including Dress Fabrics, Overall Cloths, Gaberdines, Linings, Satteens, Shirtings, Soft Furnishings, Sheets, Pillow Cases, Handkerchiefs. See Advt. Pages 44 and 45
  • Taylor, Law and Co, Ltd. Olympia, 1st Floor, Stand M.66 “ Tala ” Works, Rufford Road, Stourbridge, Worcs. Teleph. : Stourbridge 5187. Cables: “Tala, Stourbridge”—Manufacturers Of Metal Articles In Japanned Finish and Of Plastic Articles For The Houseware, Stationers’ and Chemists’ Trade. See Advt. Page 80
  • Taylor Toys (L. C. Taylor, Ltd.) Olympia, 2nd Floor, Stand Q.29 Wellington Works, Knighton Lane, Leicester. Teleph. : Leicester 32381. Cables : “ Taylor 32381, Leicester.”—Manufacturers Of Taylor Toys, Desks, Chairs, Black-Boards and Easels, Wheelbarrows, Dolls’ Cots, Push Horses, Garages, Forts, Ironing Boards, Spelling Boards, Pencil Boxes, Deck Chairs.
  • W. and D. Taylor, Ltd. Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand L.216 56, Tenby Street North, Birmingham, 1. Teleph. : Birmingham, Central 6749.—Manufacturers Of Electro-Plated and Chromium Tableware, Including Tea-Sets, Casseroles, Cruets, Cake Baskets, Tankards, Entree Dishes, Sports Cups, Hotelware, Condiment Sets. Novelties. Glass and China Mounted Ware.
  • Taylor Woodrow (Building Exports), Ltd. Earls Court, 1st Floor, Stand Y.6 41, Welbeck Street, London, W.L. Teleph.: Welbeck 9211. Cables: “ Troproof, London.”—Prefabricated Buildings Designed and Produced By The “ Arcon ” Group Of Companies. The Range Includes Both Special and Standard Buildings Suitable For Almost Every Purpose. See Advt. Page 140
  • Tedson, Thornley and Co. Olympia, 1st Floor, Stand M.91 Robert Street Mills, Rochdale, Lancs. Teleph.: Rochdale 3682. Cables; “ Tedson, Rochdale.”—Manufacturers Of Gloves For The Housewife, Gardener, Handyman and Motorist. Styles For Every Purpose Sold Under The Trade Mark “ Andy.”
  • Thermo-Plastics, Ltd. Earls Court, 1st Floor, Stand X.6 Luton Road Works, Dunstable, Bedfordshire. Teleph. : Dunstable 686-7-8 and 777. Cables: “ Thermoplastics, Dunstable.”—Manufacturers Of Hygience Catering Equipment, Refrigerator Equipment, Sanitary Fittings, Display Fittings. Advertising Displays. Moulders and Fabricators Of All Plastic Materials, Including Glass Fabric Laminates To Specification. See Advt. Page 130
  • Thermos (1925), Limited Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand F.7 Seymour Road, Leyton, London, E.Io. Teleph. : Leytonstone 4061. Cables : “ Thermos, London.”—Manufacturers Of “ Thermos,” “ Thervac ” Vacuum Flasks, Jugs, Jars. Picnic Cases, Travelling Requisites. Liquid Dispensers, Specialities For Aircraft, Railways, Steamships, Hospitals, Hotels. Liquid Air Vessels For Laboratories.
  • T. C. Thompson and Son, Ltd. Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand G.49 Buxton Street, London Road, Manchester, 1. Teleph. : Manchester, Ardwick 3206. Cables : “ Numerator, Manchester.”—Manufacturers Of “ Thompson-British ” Automatic Platen Printing Machines, Loj" X 15|" Inside Chase. “ Gem ” Cylinder Proof Presses. 24" “ Gem ” Guillotines. Resident Agents In Most Countries. See Advt Page 148
  • H. J. Thormann Engineering Co, Ltd. Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand B.40 5, Elstree Way, Boreham Wood, Herts. Teleph. : Elstree 1382. Cables : “Thormann, ’Phone, London.”—Manufacturers Of General Precision Die Castings. We Specialize In Number Wheels and Pinions For All Types Of Meters In Tin Alloys and Plastics.
  • Thornton-Owen, Ltd. Olympia, 1st Floor, Stand M.83 Charles Holland Street, Willenhall, Staffs. Teleph. : Willenhall 821. Cables ; “ Venetian, Willenhall.”—Manufacturers Of Electric and Fluorescent (Patented) Fittings In Venetian Glass, Wrought Iron. Pendants, Ceiling Lights, Wall Brackets, Hall Lanterns, Floor Standards, Table Lamps, Vases, Electric Clocks.
  • Thrissell Engineering Co, Ltd., The Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand G.46 Easton Road, Bristol, 5. Teleph. : Bristol 58201. Cables; “ Thrissell, Bristol.”—Manufacturers .Of Machinery For The Tobacco, Box Making, Printing and Allied Trades.
  • Times Publishing Co, Ltd., The Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand G.19 Printing House Square, London, E.C.4. Teleph. ; Central 2000. Cables : “Times, London.”—A Complete Mobile Printing Unit Equipped With Wireless, Linotypes, Stereo, Moulding and Casting Plant, Rotary Press, Powered By Mobile Diesels, To Produce A Newspaper.
  • Timsons, Limited Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand G.30 Perfecta Works, Bath Road, Kettering, Northants. Teleph. : Kettering 2611. Cables : “ Perfecu, Kettering.” Royal London House, 17, Finsbury Square, London, E.C.2. Teleph. : Monarch 8346. Cables : “ Timbulbar, Ave, London.”—Manufacturers Of Reel Fed Rotary Printing Machines : Letterpress, Offset, Gravure, Aniline.
  • Tintometer Ltd., The Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand B.Io The Colour Laboratory, Salisbury, Wiltshire. Teleph.: Salisbury 2837. Cables : “ Tintometer, Salisbury.”—Manufacturers Of Colour Measuring Instruments, “ Lovibond ” Glass Colour Standards, “ Lovibond ” Tintometer. Comparators With Interchangeable Colour Standards For Colorimetric Analysis, Glass Cells. Publishers Of Books On Colour.
  • W. and J. Tod, Ltd. Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand H.8 Ferrybridge, Weymouth, Dorset. Teleph. : Weymouth 602. Cables: “ Weymouth 602.”—Manufacturers Of Fibreglass Rowing, Sailing and Motor Dinghies, and Marine Craft In General.
  • D. G. Todd and Co, Ltd. Olympia, 3rd Floor, Stand Q.65 Grosvenor Works, Tulketh Street, Southport, Lancs. Teleph. : Southport 2253-4-5. Cables: “ Todco, Southport.”—Manufacturers Of Plastic Dolls, Toys, Novelties, Puzzles, Harmonicas, Combs. Trade Moulders, Injection Mouldings, Etc.
  • Toilet Goods Manufacturing Co, Ltd. Olympia, 1st Floor, Stand M.78 182, Westgate Road, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, 4. Teleph.: Newcastle-On- Tyne 22253.—Manufacturers Of Pencil, Wallets, Purses, Children’s Bags, School Satchels, Sponge Bags, Shopping Bags, Tartan Bags and Comb Cases.
  • Tormentor Yacht Station Ltd. Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand H.9a Stone Pier, Warsash, Hants. Teleph. : Hants, Locksheath 2357.—Manufacturers Of Dinghies, Launches, Light Racing Yachts To Our Own Special Cold-Moulding Method Which Ensures Great Strength, High Finish, Long Life, and Marine Borer Resistance.
  • Tower Press (London), Ltd. Olympia, 3rd Floor, Stand Q.92 44a, Westboume Grove, London, W.2. Teleph. : Bayswater 6411-3. —Manufacturers Of Cardboard Jigsaws In Au Sizes For Children and Adults, Cardboard Novelties, Novelty Books, Transfer Pictures, Transfer Books, Cutout Books, Disney Novelties.
  • “Toy Trader and Exporter, The ” (W. B. Tattersall, Ltd.) Olympia, 3rd Floor, Stand Q.61 15, Cursitor Street, London, E.C.4. Teleph. ; Chancery 4001. Cables : “ Unitrader, London.”—Publishers Of The Trade Journal For The Toy and Allied Trades. Advertising Rates On Application. Subscriptions 17s. 6d. Per Annum. Post Free. Service Department Available. Trade Loose Leaf Co]], Ltd., The Olympia, 1st Floor, Stand 0.3 99-102, Bradford Street, Birmingham, 12. Teleph. : Victoria 2511. Cables : “ Guidex, Birmingham.”—Manufacturers Of “Guidex” Series Letter Files, Folders, Guide Cards, Indexing and Loose Leaf Equipment, Visible Record Systems. Merlin Visible Suspension Filing.
  • Trail Trading Co, Ltd. Earls Court, 1st Floor, Stand Z.Io 69, Rivington Street, London, E.C.2. Teleph.: Shoreditch 5087.-—^Manufacturers Of and Sole Agents For “ Muffinland ” and “ Hoppalong Cassidy ” Nursery Rugs Woven In Multi-Coloured Nursery Scenes In Assorted Designs.
  • Trix, Ltd. Olympia, 3rd Floor, Stand Q.Lol 11, Old Burlington Street, London, W.L. Teleph. ; Regent 0661-2-3. Cables: “ Teeteeyar, Phone, London.”—Manufacturers Of Trix Twin Railway ‘‘ 00 ” Gauge Electric Trains (The Original Two-Train System) With Accessories. Trix Constructor Unit System. The Trix-Xacto Tool Kits and Knives.
  • Trusteel Corporation (Overseas), Ltd. Earls Court, 1st Floor, Stand Y.7 Lime Lodge, Heath Road, Oxhey, Herts. Teleph. : Watford 6256. Cables : “ Trusteelco, Watford.”—Manufacturers Of “ Trusteel ” Permanent Steel Framed Structures. Complete Design and Development Undertaken. Single and Double Storey Houses, Hospital and School Buildings For Home and Overseas Markets.
  • Tuck, Raphael, and Sons, Ltd. Olympia, 1st Floor, Stand 0.53 Raphael House, Stanhope Gate, Park Lane, London, W.L Teleph. : Grosvenor 6393. Cables : “ Palette, Audley, London.”—Manufacturers and Publishers Of Christmas, Birthday, Valentine, Easter, Wedding and Other Greeting Cards. Calendars, Children’s Books, Painting Books, Royal Portraits, Postcards, Table Stationery, Crepe Paper, Transfers, Dressing Dolls.
  • Turnbull and Stockdale Ltd. Earls Court, Ground Floor, Stand R.429 Rosebank Print Works, Ramsbottom, Near Manchester. Teleph. : Rams- Bottom 2263. Cables: “ Rosebank, Ramsbottom.”—Manufacturers Of “ Rosebank ” Fabrics For Curtains, Loose Covers, Upholstery. Extensive Variety. Cretonnes, Chintzes, Damasks, Folkweaves, Repps, Linings, Hand Printed Fabrics, Cushions, Quilts, “ Gainsborough ” Weaves. See Advt. Page 194
  • Turner, Luke, and Co, Ltd. Earls Court, Ground Floor, Stand R.909 Deacon Street, Leicester. Teleph. : Leicester 22967-8-9. Cables : “ Luke, Leicester.”—Manufacturers Of Corsetry, Suspender, Binding Elastics, Brace and Suspender Webs, Trunk Toppings, Surgical Elastics, Rigid Webs, Haberdashery Elastics, Nylon Braids, Petersham Beltings, Shock-Absorber Cords and Rings.
  • Turner's Lighter Spares and Components, Ltd. Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand L.405 Burroughs House, Hendon, London ,N.W.4. Teleph. : Hendon 9848-9900. C! —Manufacturers and Distributors Of Cigarette Lighter Replacement Parts and Components Of Every Description. Large Range Of Lighter Parts.
  • Turton, John, and Co, Ltd. Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand L.116 Kendal Works, Carver Street, Sheffield, 1. Teleph.: Sheffield 22447. Cables: “ Buxbridge, Sheffield.”—Manufacturers Of Table Cutlery, Spoons, Forks, Flatware, Cased Goods, Canteens, Cabinets, E.P.N.S. Mounted China, Pewter, E.P.B.M. Hollow-Ware, E.P.N.S. Hollow-Ware, Hotel Ware. Speciality Exclusive Pattern Hallamshire Table Cutlery.
  • S. Tweed and Co, Ltd. Earls Court, Ground Floor, Stand R.217 Whitley Willows Mill, Lepton, Nr. Huddersfield. Teleph. : Huddersfield 6383.—Manufacturers Of “ Royal Scot ” Travel Rugs In Tartans and Checks. Bedspreads and Quilts In Stripes, Overchecks and Honeycomb. Pram Rugs and Blankets, Wool Scarves, Tweed Cloths. See Advt. Pagej193
  • Twigg, Charles, and Co, Ltd. Olympia, 2nd Floor, Stand Q.27 Lion Works, Engine Lane, Lye, Worcs. Teleph. : Lye 151, 301 and 347. Cables : “ Watalite, Stourbridge.”—Manufacturers Of “ Flying Ace ” Juvenile Tricycles, “ Ace ” Juvenile and Adult Cycles, “ Ace ” Dolls’ Prams, “ Buflam ” Range Of Pressure Stoves, Pressure Lanterns, Space Heaters and Boiling Stoves.
  • Twinco, Ltd. Olympia, 1st Floor, Stand M.46 Warstock Road, Birmingham, 14. Teleph. : Birmingham, Warstock 2252. Cables : “ Rainsford, Birmingham.” London : 100, Dean Street, W.L. Teleph. : Gerrard 3473.—Manufacturers Of Plastic Articles, “ Twinco ” Combs, Hairslides, Sunglasses, Garment Hangers, Flexible Tumblers, Bowls, Food-Pack, Trays, Refrigerator Containers.

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