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Avondale Jam Company

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The Model Works, Woodlands Road
July 1924.
September 1924.
October 1924
May 1925.

of The Model Works, Woodlands Way, Fishponds, Bristol.[1]

of Charlton Road, Kingswood, Bristol.[2]

1910 Company existed by this date.[3]

1933 Business put up for auction.[4]

1934 Arthur Collins Esq. puts the Fishponds factory, equipment and stock up for auction, including Guy and Bean goods vehicles.[5] Factory purchased by Charles Newth and Sons Ltd.[6]

1935 Avondale Jam Company Ltd. dissolved.[7]

1949 Factory closed due to sugar shortage.[8]

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. Western Daily Press, 21 October 1933
  2. Western Daily Press, 24 May 1949
  3. Western Daily Press, 20 December 1910
  4. Western Daily Press, 21 October 1933
  5. Western Daily Press, 6 January 1934
  6. Western Daily Press, 8 December 1934
  8. Western Daily Press,24 May 1949