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Fuller Accumulator Co (1926)

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1929. British Industries Fair catalogue.
1929. British Industries Fair catalogue.
October 1931.
October 1936.

of Grove Road, Chadwell Heath, Essex

of Woodland Works, Grove Road, Chadwell Heath, Essex. Telephone: Seven Kings 1200. Cables: "Fuller, Chadwell Heath"

1926 The Accumulator Manufacturers Association established a new company Fuller Accumulator Co (1926) Ltd to purchase the interests of Fuller United Electric Works Ltd which was in liquidation[1].

1928 National Accumulator Co formed to hold shares in various companies, including Fuller Accumulator Co (1926)

The Accumulator Works Department of the company was acquired by Mr. E. W. Sudlow, late secretary of the company, Mr. A. P. Welch, late chief technical engineer, and Mr. H. F. Wynn, late general sales manager. The wire cable department or the company was sold, and was run on a larger scale than in the past. Sir John Munn continued to act as receiver and manager in connection with the ebonite and carbon black departments of the late company.[2]

1929 Chloride Electrical Storage Co acquired National Accumulator Co which provided controlling interest in Fuller Accumulator Co (1926) amongst other things[3].

1929 Adverts for 'Sparta' Wireless and various other Accumulators; Dry and Inert Batteries; 'Sparta' Loud Speakers; Fuller's Balkite Trickle-charger. Manufacturers of Accumulators for Radio, Automobile, Train, House, Yacht and Omnibus Lighting, Central Stations, Traction, Telegraph, etc. Batteries, Primary, Dry and Inert Cells and Batteries for all purposes, Leclanche Cells, Sack elements. Loud speakers. Trickle Chargers. (Wireless Section - Stand No. MM.65) [4]

1934 Patent - Improvements relating to dry type electric batteries.

1937 Battery and accumulator manufacturers. "Fuller" Batteries and Accumulators. [5]

1939 Patent - Improvements in road, warning, signalling and like lamps.

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Sources of Information

  1. * Competition Commission report: [1]
  2. The Engineer 1926/11/05
  3. Competition Commission report: [2]
  4. 1929 British Industries Fair Advert 232 and 233 and p64
  5. 1937 The Aeroplane Directory of the Aviation and Allied Industries
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