Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 148,417 pages of information and 233,868 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.
1904 John Reeves Ellerman became the largest single shareholdar
Later owned by St. Clements Press
1919 St Clements Press was acquired by the Berry brothers
Became part of Allied Newspapers
1950 S. Pearson and Son bought a controlling interest in the business