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of Pilton, Barnstaple
1866 Listed as 'Sanders and Bylis, tanners, glove and gaiter manufacturers. Shortly after this John Sanders left the company
1890 Baylis died and Arthur John Reavell took over
1937 The Pilton glove factory was purchased by Dent, Allcroft and Co
1973 Glove making ceased