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Norman Hunt & Sons are a family farming business who have been growing apples since the 1930s. Today following their family traditions & values growing cider apples of many varieties. All profits go to the Children's Hospice South West.
The first high explosive guncotton was invented at the Faversham works 1846, later expanded into other explosives. The works was requisitioned in WW1, closed 1919
Alloa Brewery £12.50
Apart from just a removal business, he was a Contractor to H.M's Government, also an Appointed Agent for Transit of goods to Foerign Parts.
John Wainwright & Co. was founded in 1891 when an auctioneer decided to diversify into the quarry industry. All profits will go to Breath Easy,The British Lung Foundation.
The brewery begun life as Biggs Brewery in Wrotham, later Jonathan Biggs acquired premises in Strood and moved the business there, In the late 1850's was called Strood Steam Ale Brewery. 1897 joined with James Budden, becoming Budden & Biggs.
A second run of this wagon due to popular demand, with a new running number and displaying the famous net shops on the sides. All profits will go to the Hastings Fishermen's Museum.
James Shipstone & Sons, Star Brewery of Nottingham founded the Star Brewery of Nottingham 1852 acquired by Greenall Whitley who later closed the brewery. Now a Little Star Brewery producing Shipstones Ale. All profits go to BIBIC, British Institute for Brain Injured Children.
Long before the Channel Hudson's were moving furniture and goods not only around the U.K. but also to and from the continent. All profits go to the Hastings Tramways Club to help rebuilding an old tramcar
This wagon was built by the Midland Railway Carriage and Wagon Co. Ltd. and registered by the SE&CR in 1906. The wagon is thought to have belonged Guy Russell a coal merchant who lived in Silchester Road in St Leonards.
It appears that the brewery had been passed down through the Fussell family for many years. During the 2nd World War they brewed beer for the Anglo Brewery of Shepton Mallet. 1962 acquired by the Bass group and closed. All profits go to Dorothy House Hospice Care.
The Wye Valley has been noted for the taste and quality of the Asparagus grown there. Originally a wild seashore plant a source of iron, folic acid, vitamins and fiber.
In the days when men worked long years in the mines, they enjoyed drinking in the pub with friendsafter work, this would oftern result in drunkenness. Two men Thomas and Evans produced soft drinks to avoid heavy drinking by many. All profits go to Ty Hafan Children's Hospice.
From the factory at Trowbridge, Wilts United Dairy produced condensed milk, m,uch went for export. Another to go with the Wilts United Dairy Wagonsthat we have already commissioned. All profits go to the Castle Kids Club and Weston Hospicecare.
The brewery was founded C 1788, was first leased 1858 then purchased 1883 by Thomas Strong, taken over 1886 by David Farber. Acquired by Whitbread 1969, ceased brewingc 1981.
The quarrying had gone on around Burlescombe for many years, the area had many lime kilns. With the coming of the railway first they had a tramway from the quarry, then the G W R took over the line they built a standard gauge line to Burlescombe Station. All profits go to Burnham Railway Heritage Group.
Norman Hunt and Sons are a family farming business who have been growing apples since the1930s making fine ciders, this is the third in a series of Norman Hunt wagons with the last will be out later in 2017.All profits from the sale of the Crowman wagons go to The Parchment Trust helping disabled young people,
The 1800's saw a change in cider making, after many years being made in small quantities by local farmers, factory made cider began to be produced. When the the railways arrived they were able to transport heave goods into the big cities. Evans & Ridlers were some of the first to take advantage of this.
Brewing use to be one of the towns main industries, hops and barley were grown in the surrounding area. The brewery was founded 1846, liquated 1961.
Lake Brewery, North Quay, Douglas, I.O.M founded by George Booth 1779 acquired John williame Clinch 1868. 1948 acquired by Castletown Brewery.
These glass lined tankers took milk from various parts of the country, arriving with fresh milk in the cities improving the health of the city dwellers.