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British Tool and Engineering Co

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of Wolverhampton

1915 George Clement Jenks founded the business

By 1920 the tools they made included Britool trademark[1]

1919 Advert as manufacturers of Engineer's Small Hand tools [2]

1936 Acquired by John Shaw and Sons (Wolverhampton)

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. Wolverhampton Local History [1]
  2. Mechanical World Year Book 1919. Published by Emmott and Co of Manchester. Advert p258