Petroleum Licences in 1916

From the minutes of the Mitcham Urban District Council
Volume 2
April 1916 to March 1917
Public Health and Burials
5th September 1916
page 104


—The Committee considered applications for petroleum and carbide of calcium licences as under, and after hearing the Petroleum Inspector thereon recommend the Council to grant such licences:-

Name Premises Quantity Gals.
A. & C. Jenner Clarendon Works Upper Mitcham 200
A. & C. Jenner 5 Bucks Head Parade London Road 40
Horsley Bros. Kings Head Garage Lower Green 250
Lancaster & Co. Ltd Benedict Wharf 150
Hepburn Gale & Ross Ltd. 243 Church Road 1500
Thos. Parsons & Sons 92 Church Road 250
W.J. Bush & Co. Ltd Batsworth Road 1500
F.H. Cannon London Road Upper Mitcham 40
A. Dendy London Road Upper Mitcham 300
Forster & Gregory Chemical Works Lonesome 200
A.E. Cooper Lyndhurst Graham Road 150
A. Davis 1 Gorringe Park Terrace 16
Griffiths Bros & Co. Church Road 400
Chas. H. Blume Western Road 750
George Hart Cranmer Road 150
Aspinalls Enamel Ltd Bath Road 100
Norman Smee & Dodwell Miles Lane 60
Typke & King Ltd Tamworth Lane 4000
T. & W. Farmiloe Ltd Batsworth Road 37

Carbide of Calcium

Name Premises Quantity Cwts.
A. & C. Jenner Clarendon Works Upper Mitcham 10
T. W. Palmer Merton Abbey Iron Works Church Road 1

Minutes of meetings held by the Mitcham Urban District Council are available on request from the Merton Heritage and Local Studies Centre at Morden Library.

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