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British helmet and liner makers.

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    I just thought it would be a good idea to have a thread listing the known makers of the Brit tin hat and the liners..
    Prehaps add the initials, what those initials stand for and where(if known)the factory was.Ill kick it off, please feel free to add to this


    AMC. Austin Motors Co. (Cowley)
    BMB. Briggs Motor Bodies Ltd (Dagenham)
    C. Clysdale Stamping Co. Ltd (Dudley)
    EC&CoLtd. E. Camelinat & Co Ltd (Birmingham)
    EBW. Eveson Brothers (Worchester)
    F&L. Fisher & Ludlow Ltd (Birmingham)
    HBH. Harrison Brothers & Howson (Sheffield)
    JSS. Joseph Sankey & Sons Ltd (Bilston)
    RO&CO. Rubery Owen Co.Ltd.(Leeds)
    ROCO. As above.
    SC. Steel Ceilings Ltd. (Hayes)
    WDS. William Dobson & Sons Ltd. (Birmingham)



    Liners:

    BH&G. Barrow Hepburn & Gale Ltd. (London)
    Vero. Everett W. Vero & Co. (London)
    Helmets Ltd. Helmets Ltd. (Wheathampstead)
    JCS&W Ltd. J. Complon Sons & Webb Ltd. (London)
    SNL. S.E.Norris Ltd. (Dagenham)
    TTC. Teddy Toy Company. (Dagenham)

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    Here's some more liner manufactures.
    BMB, briggs motor bodies.
    AG& Co, A Garstin & Co Ltd.
    CG&Co, Unknown.
    W&LC, "
    PTB, "
    FFL, Fisher foils ltd.
    G&S, Gimson & Slater.
    LWL, Lane & whittaker Ltd.
    E&R, Unknown.
    LPC, "
    ASC, "
    J&AJB "
    Here's some pics as well.
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    Thanks Aaron

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    F&L (Fisher & Ludlow) more known for the helmet shells also produced liners.
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    Could anyone tell me more about this liner and helmet manufactorer?

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    Shell was made by Thomas Firth & Sons, Sept 1915-19.
    Liner, J.Compton Sons & Webb Ltd of London.1938-43.

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