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Stiff + Trevillion

Stiff + Trevillion is a London-based architectural practice founded in 1981 by Michael Stiff and Andrew Trevillion. By 2014, the firm had 40 staff members and had worked on over 2.000 projects. Designing both buildings and interiors their work co ...

                                               

Van Heyningen and Haward Architects

van Heyningen and Haward is an architectural practice, founded in 1983 by Birkin Haward and Joanna van Heyningen, and now owned and managed by James McCosh and Meryl Townley. The London architects work primarily in education, and have also worked ...

                                               

Walters & Cohen

Walters & Cohen is an architectural practice based in London, England. The practices completed work includes public and private buildings, educational, commercial, housing and cultural projects. The practice was founded by Cindy Walters and Micha ...

                                               

Car manufacturers of the United Kingdom

                                               

Banks of Devon

                                               

Birmingham Municipal Bank

The Birmingham Municipal Bank was a savings bank in the city of Birmingham, England. It was created as the Birmingham Corporation Savings Bank by a 1916 Act of Parliament, to raise money to aid World War I. It was the only municipal bank in the c ...

                                               

William Brandts Sons and Co

William Brandts Sons & Co. Ltd was an Anglo-German merchant bank and accepting house in the late nineteenth and early twentieth century. The bank was established by the Brandts, a German mercantile family, from Hamburg. E. H. Brandt opened his fi ...

                                               

Rapier (missile)

Rapier is a surface-to-air missile developed for the British Army to replace their towed Bofors 40/L70 anti-aircraft guns. The system is unusual as it uses a manual optical guidance system, sending guidance commands to the missile in flight over ...

                                               

Alchemy Partners

Alchemy Partners is a British private equity firm, which specialises in investing in distressed and undervalued or underperforming businesses and other special situations through debt and equity throughout Europe. Alchemy was founded in 1997 by M ...

                                               

AnaCap Financial Partners

AnaCap Financial Partners was founded in 2005. The firm launched its debut fund in 2006, when it raised €300 million and now advises more than €3.5 billion across private equity and credit opportunity strategies including coinvest. AnaCap’s funds ...

                                               

Iona Capital

Iona Capital Ltd is a fund management company, managing equity and debt for private and institutional investors. The fund manager seeks to invest in start-up companies which contribute to the UK Government target of reducing waste sent to landfil ...

                                               

Montagu Private Equity

Montagu Private Equity is a European private equity firm with headquarters in London. Founded in 1968, in 2017 it was reported to have over €4 billion of fund assets under management. It has invested in over 400 businesses over the last four deca ...

                                               

Silchester International Investors

Silchester International Investors LLP is a London-based investment management company. One of the "designated members" of the limited liability partnership was Silchester Partners Limited until 30 June 2016, which was also the predecessor of the ...

                                               

Silverfleet Capital

Silverfleet Capital is a regionally focused European mid-market private equity firm. Silverfleet is an independent firm, owned by its partners, and invests on behalf of a diversified group of international institutional investors. Silverfleet Cap ...

                                               

Thomas Webb & Sons

Thomas Webb & Sons was an English glass company, founded in 1837 by Thomas Webb near Stourbridge, England. The name T. Webb & Co. was adopted in 1842, and later became Thomas Webb & Sons. Webb operated the Platts glasshouse from 1837 to 1856 and ...

                                               

Vauxhall glassworks

Vauxhall glassworks was a plate glass factory off what is now the Albert Embankment in the Vauxhall area of Lambeth, London, just to the north of Vauxhall Gardens. The site is now commemorated in the name of Glasshouse Walk. The Vauxhall site had ...

                                               

Onefinestay

onefinestay is an online private home rental platform founded in London in 2009 which became part of Accor in 2016. Recognised as one of the 10 best home-sharing and villa rental companies in the world by Conde Nast Traveller, onefinestay offers ...

                                               

Fundsmith

Fundsmith is a London-based investment management company, founded in 2010 by Terry Smith. As of December 2019, Fundsmith manages £26bn in assets. Smith has been referred to as "the English Warren Buffett” after achieving superior investment retu ...

                                               

Hambro Perks Ltd.

Hambro Perks Ltd. is a London based venture firm. The Hambro Perks portfolio is made up of over 40 firms such as Vida, Pi-Top, Seenit, Tootle, Takumi, Laundrapp. Kortext and what3words. Other notable investments include Sipsmith, which was sold t ...

                                               

Henderson New Star

Henderson New Star was established in April 2009 when Henderson Group acquired New Star Asset Management and rebranded its UK retail business. Henderson New Star was rebranded Henderson Global Investors in April 2010. Henderson Global Investors m ...

                                               

Insight Investment

Insight Investment is one of the largest global asset management companies, responsible for £661.3 billion of assets under management on 31 December 2019 represented by the value of cash securities and other economic exposure managed for clients. ...

                                               

Royal London Asset Management

Royal London Asset Management is a UK-based investment management company. RLAM invests across a broad range of core asset classes including fixed income, equities, multi asset, cash and property. It also offers funds that adopt an ethical or sus ...

                                               

Toscafund Asset Management

Toscafund Asset Management is a London based investment firm which is a major investor in Circle Health Ltd It has assets of £4 billion. The Chief Executive is ex Tiger Management employee, Martin Hughes, nicknamed, according to The Times, the Ro ...

                                               

Touche Remnant

Touche Remnant was an investment trust management company. Touche Remnant Investment Management Ltd was originally part of Touche Ross, became completely independent in 1974. By 1989 they had offices in London, New York and Tokyo. In 1985 they se ...

                                               

Boss & Co.

Addresses and approximate dates: 73 St James Street, London W1 1862-1908 13 Dover Street London W1 1908-1930 41 Albermarle Street London W1 1930-1960 13-14 Cork Street London W1 1960-1982 13 Dover Street London W1 1982-2000 16 Mount Street London ...

                                               

London Small Arms Co. Ltd

The London Small Arms Company Ltd was a British Arms Manufacturer from 1866 to 1935. Based in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets, LSA Co was formed to compete against the Royal Small Arms Factory RSAF at Enfield by the gunsmiths who made up the ...

                                               

Swing rifle

The Swing rifle was a design developed by a number of target shooting enthusiasts who came together in 1971 at Bisley. The designs primary instigators were George Swenson and Laurie Ingram. At the time target rifle competition in the UK was domin ...

                                               

W.J. Jeffery & Co

W.J. Jeffery & Co was founded by William Jackman Jeffery 1857–1909, who started his career in the gun trade in 1885 working in the front shop of Cogswell & Harrison. In 1887 Philip Webley appointed Jeffery manager of P. Webley & Sons London showr ...

                                               

Alan Keef

Alan Keef Ltd is a British narrow gauge railway engineering company which manufactures, overhauls, and deals in narrow gauge locomotives, rolling stock and associated equipment. The Limited Company was formed in 1975 at Cote, Bampton, Oxon, conti ...

                                               

Baguley Cars Ltd

Baguley Cars Ltd Ltd, then E. E. Baguley Ltd) was a British engineering company, specializing in railway locomotives. They were founded in 1911 by Ernest E. Baguley and were acquired by Baguley-Drewry in 1962.

                                               

Black, Hawthorn & Co

The Quarry Field Works was opened in 1835 by John and Ralph Coulthard, known as John Coulthard and Son which became R. Coulthard and Company in 1853 when the partnership was dissolved. Their first loco was York, Newcastle and Berwick Railway numb ...

                                               

De Winton

De Winton & Co were engineers in Caernarfon, Wales. They built vertical boilered narrow gauge locomotives for use in Welsh slate mines and other industrial settings. At least six De Winton locomotives have been preserved. But these quarry tramway ...

                                               

Drewry Car Co.

The Drewry Car Co was a railway locomotive and railcar sales organisation for most of its life. Only at the start and the end of its life did it build its own products, relying on sub-contractors for the rest of its time. It was quite separate fr ...

                                               

Duffield Bank Railway

The Duffield Bank Railway was built by Sir Arthur Percival Heywood in the grounds of his house on a hillside overlooking Duffield, Derbyshire in 1874. Although the Ordnance Survey map circa 1880 does not show the railway itself, it does show two ...

                                               

Edward Borrows and Sons

Edward Borrows and Sons was founded in 1865 by Edward Borrows, formerly of James Cross and Company. It was located at Providence Works, Sutton, near St. Helens, England. The companys business included iron and brass founding and repairs to small ...

                                               

F. C. Hibberd & Co.

F. C. Hibberd & Co Ltd was a British locomotive-building company founded in 1927 to build industrial petrol and diesel locomotives. In 1932 the company acquired the goodwill of James and Frederick Howard Ltd. and the company moved to Park Royal, ...

                                               

Haigh Foundry

Haigh Foundry was established in the Douglas Valley in Haigh around 1790 by Alexander Lindsay, 6th Earl of Balcarres and his brother Robert, as an ironworks and foundry. The ironworks was not a success but the foundry was, particularly after Robe ...

                                               

Hawthorns and Company, Leith

                                               

Haydock Foundry

                                               

Henry Stothert and Company

                                               

Kerr, Stuart and Company

It was founded in 1881 by James Kerr as "James Kerr & Company", and became "Kerr, Stuart & Company" from 1883 when John Stuart was taken on as a partner. The business started in Glasgow, Scotland, but during this time they were only acting as age ...

                                               

R. B. Longridge and Company

R. B. Longridge and Company was a steam locomotive works which was established in 1838 at Bedlington, Northumberland, England, by Michael Longridge. The firm was directed by Robert Bewick Longridge, who was Michaels fourth son. It was closely con ...

                                               

Robert Stephenson and Hawthorns

The company was formed in September 1937 when Robert Stephenson and Company, which was based in Darlington, took over the locomotive building department of Hawthorn Leslie and Company, based in Newcastle upon Tyne. The goodwill of Leeds locomotiv ...

                                               

Slaughter, Gruning and Company

                                               

Stothert, Slaughter and Company

                                               

Thomas Hill (Rotherham) Ltd

Thomas Hill Limited was a company which repaired and sold steam road vehicles, diesel and electric road vehicles and railway locomotives. It later made its name building and rebuilding diesel locomotives.

                                               

Thomas Kirtley and Co

                                               

Winson Engineering

Winson Engineering was a British manufacturer of narrow gauge and miniature railway steam locomotives and rolling stock during the 1990s. It built several new locomotives for heritage railways as well as undertaking major rebuilds of existing loc ...

                                               

Printing.com

printing.com is a UK-based printing company. Started in 1992, it has over 300 franchises in the UK and Ireland which are served from its production facility in Trafford Park, Manchester, UK. It is the largest high-street print franchise in the UK ...

                                               

Buck & Hickman

Buck & Hickman is a distributor of tools, maintenance and health & safety products. Established in 1840, the company has also produced tools under the Roebuck brand. Since 2018, Buck & Hickman is part of Rubix.

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