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.

1953 British Industries Fair: Companies U

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

  • Ulster Pearls, Ltd. Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand L.604 148, Golders Green Road, London, N.W.Ll. Teleph. : Speedwell 0310. Cables : “ Ulstpearls, London.”—Manufacturers Of High Grade Imitation Pearls and Pearl Costume Jewellery.
  • Ultra Lens Co., The Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand B.48 Finsbury Court, Finsbury Pavement, London, E.C.2. Teleph. : Monarch 2321. Cables: “Seikraft, Ave, London.”—Manufacturers Of Electric Magnifiers. Shadowless and Powerfully Illuminated Tool For Examination Of Surfaces, Etc. For Engineers, Printers, Growers, Textile Trade, Philatelists and Many Others.
  • Unique Slide Rule Co of Brighton, Ltd. Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand B.Ll Norfolk Laboratories, Old London Road, Brighton, 6., Sussex. Teleph. : Brighton 53927. Cables : “ Brighton 53927.”—Manufacturers Of “ Unique” Slide Rules. Flexible Stock. P.V.C. Surfaced Scales. Comprehensive Scale Equipment. Adjustable Squares, Set Squares, Protractors, Etc.
  • Unique and Unity Cycle Co, Ltd. Olympia, 3rd Floor, Stands Q.98 and Q.Loo Camp Lane, Handsworth, Birmingham, 21. Teleph. : Birmingham, Northern 1227. Cables : “ Effort, Birmingham.”—Manufacturers Of “ Tri- Ang ” Juvenile Chain Drive and Front Drive Tricycles, “ Tri-Ang ’’Juvenile Cycles, “ Fairycycles ” and “ Tri-Ang ” Stabilisers—A Special Beginners’ Cycle Learning Device.
  • Uni-Seco Limited Earls Court, 1st Floor, Stand Y.3a 11, Upper Brook Street, London, W.L. Teleph. : Mayfair 9080. Cables : “ Uniseco, Audley, London.”—Manufacturers Of The “ Seco ” Systems Of Building Construction For Houses, Schools, Municipal and Commercial Buildings For Home and Export. Complete Flexibility, Easy To Transport and Erect.
  • United Coke and Chemicals Co, Ltd. Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand D.26 (Associated With The United Steel Companies]], Ltd.), 34, Couegiate Crescent, Sheffield, 10. Teleph. : Sheffield 63025. Cables: “ Unichem, Sheffield.” —Producers Of Primary Products and Intermediates Derived From The Carbonisation Of Coal, Including Benzoles, Toluoles, Xyloles, Resins, Solvents, Phenol, Ortho-Cresols, Meta-Cresols, Xylenols, Phthalic Anhydride, Black Varnish.
  • United Kingdom Clock Co, Ltd. Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand L.318 “ Sectric House,” Waterloo Road, Cricklewood, London, N.W.2. Teleph.; Gladstone 6464. Cables : “ Rightime, Phone, London.”—Manufacturers Of 8-Day and 30-Hour Timepieces In'many Attractive Styles Of Metal, Moulded and Wood Cases.
  • United London Workshops for the Blind (Sales) Ltd. Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand A.4 47, Victoria Street, London, S.W.L. Teleph. : Abbey 5741-2.—Manufacturers Of Baskets For Industrial Purposes. Also Fancy and Fitted Baskets. Brooms and Household Brushes, Coco Door Mats, Ships Coir Fendoffs. Bedding, I.E. Mattresses, Pillows, Bolsters. See Advt. Page 101
  • United States Government Mutual Security Agency Warwick Road Entrance, Earls Court Information Division, 1, Grosvenor Square, London, W.L. Teleph.: Grosvenor 9000. Cables : “ Amembassy, London.”—General Information On United States Markets and Marketing Practices and On The Types Of Services Offered To British Exporters By United States Government Agencies.
  • Unitroy, Ltd. Earls Court, 1st Floor, Stand Y.2 31-33, High Holborn, London, W.C.2. Teleph. : Holborn 0848. Cables : “Unitroy, London.”— Manufacturers Of Permanent Homes In Varying Designs, Shipped To All Parts Of The World For Erection By Minimum Of Skilled Labour, Suitable For All' Extreme Climates. See Advt. Page 141
  • Universal Cash Register Co. (1951), Ltd. Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand J.41 95-99, Mansfield Road, Nottingham. Teleph. : Nottingham 44293. Cables : “ Unicashreg, Nottingham.”—Manufacturers Of The Universal Cash Register With Detail Strip and Ticket Issuing Mechanism. The Only Machine Combining Accountant’s Cash Drawer Record and Control.
  • Universal Display Fittings Co, Ltd. Earls Court, Ground Floor, Stand R.Soo 313, 314 and 316, Upper Street, London, N.I. Teleph.: Canonbury 1197-8 and 3960.—Manufacturers Of Interior Shopfittings, Display and Quickserving Counters and Wall-Units. Display Busts In Papier-Mache, Perspex, Metd and Wood. Display Stands For Retailers. Garment Rails. Advertising Models.
  • Universal Plastics, Ltd. Olympia, 1st Floor, Stand M.47 Brook Road, Wood Green, London, N.22. Teleph.: Bowes Park 4944-5. Cables : “ Uplas, Wood, London.”—Manufacturers Of Plastic Tableware, Fancy Goods, Toys and Household Goods. Both Thermoplastic and Thermosetting.
  • Universal Postal Frankers, Limited Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand J.26 90, Regent Street, London, W.L. Teleph. : Regent 2982. Cables : “ Frankopost, London.”—Manufacturers Of The “ Frankopost ” Range Of Postal Franking Machines, The “ Universal ” Post Office Stamp Cancelling Machines and The “ Totometer ” Counting and Imprinting Machines.

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