James Estate

Industrial estate on site of former Holborn Union Workhouse, corner of Bond and Western Road.

Occupants in 1963

Company Business Block
Alltransport (Service) Ltd. Packing cases B
Huntley and Sparks Ltd Light engineering wire work E
T.S. Jackson & Sons/td>

Paint and varnish C & S
Mitcham Foundry and Engineering Castings and engineering
Technical & Scientific Packers Ltd Packers B
Transcription Manufacturing & Recording Co. Ltd. Gramophone records
Wallpaper Consolidated Ltd Wallpaper re-reeling C

Source: Borough of Mitcham List of Factories, July 1963 – L2 (670) MIT

Planning Applications

149/65 Block “O” : Extension of factory for use in connection with record music testing and dinking.
150/65 Block “P” : Erection of heater house and extension to loading bay.

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