HC Deb 06 December 1920 vol 135 cc1754-6W

asked the President of the Board of Trade the names of all firms manufacturing dyestuffs in this country and all associations of users of dyestuffs.


I am causing a list of companies and firms manufacturing dyestuffs to be printed in the OFFICIAL REPORT. The users of dyestuffs are spread over a great variety of trades and are associated with a large number of trade associations of various kinds. But the great majority of the dye users are included in the Colour Users' Association.

The following is the list promised:

List of the principal firms engaged on the manufacture of dyestuffs in the United Kingdom:

Alliance Colour and Chemical Company, Limited, Radnor Street Works, Stre-ford, Manchester.

The British Alizarine Company, Limited, Silvertown, Victoria Docks, E.16.

British Dyestuffs Corporation, Limited, 70, Spring Gardens, Manchester.

Brotherton and Company, Limited, City Chambers, Leeds.

National Dyes, Limited, 70, Lombard Street, E.C.

Brassard and Crawford, Chald Lane Colour Works, Wakefield.

The Bow Bridge Dyes and Chemical Works, Marshgate Lane, Stratford, E.15.

The Cutler Hill Colour and Chemical Company, Failsworth, Manchester.

R. Cheetham and Company, 25–54, George Street, Manchester.

The Colne Vale Dye and Chemical Company, Limited, Miln Bridge, Huddersfield.

L. B. Holliday and Company, Huddersfield.

The London Dye Manufacturing Company, Limited, City Mills, Stratford, E.15.

H. N. Morris and Company, Limited, Palatine Bank Buildings, 10, Norfolk Street, Manchester.

The North British Chemical Company, Limited, Fairsfield Road Works, Droysdon, Manchester.

J. C. Oxley's Dyes and Chemicals, Limited, Lighthouse Chemical Works, Dewsbury Moor, Dewsbury.

Prescott and Company, Rutland Mills, 1, Oswald Street, Hulme, Manchester.

James Robinson and Company, Limited, Millhouse Road, Huddersfield.

H. F. Robinson and Company, Culcheth Chemical Works, Newton Heath, Manchester.

The Scottish Dyes Company, Murrell Hill Works, Carlisle.

W. S. Simpson and Company, Old South-gate, N.14.

J. B. and W. R Sharp, Limited, Lumb Works, Edenfield, Lancashire.

Shand Brothers, Limited, Renfrew Chambers, 20, Renfrew Street, Glasgow.

Williams Brothers and Company, Hounslow, Middlesex.

The Yorkshire Dyeware and Chemical Company, Limited: (1) Wood and Bedford Branch, Kirkstall Road, Leeds; (2) Clemons, Marshall and Carbett Branch, Hounslet Road, Leeds; (3) Pickles, Smithson and Pickles Branch, Tanhouse Chemical Works, Ravensthorpe, Dewsbury; (4) M. Bedforth and Sons Branch, Apsley Dyeware Mills, Huddersfield.

Clayton Aniline Company, Limited, Clayton, Manchester.

United Indigo and Chemical Company, Limited, Danlee Buildings, Spring Gardens, Manchester.

Major and Company, Limited, Air Street Works, Hull.

Hickson and Partners, Limited, 38, Well Street, Bradford.

South Metropolitan Gas Company, Chemical Department, 709, Old Kent Road, S.E.15.

Southdown Chemical Company, Limited, Birkenhead.

J. W. Leitch and Company, Limited, Huddersfield.

Gas Light and Coke Company, Limited, Beckton, E.