Electric Generators, Lotus Shoe Factory, Stafford,

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Date:1920 - 1930 (c.)

Description:Generators manufactured by English Electric Co. which powered the Lotus shoe factory on Sandon Road. The Sandon Road factory was demolished in 1998.

English Electric was formerly Siemens Bros., who manufactured generators, electric motors and various other electrical appliances. Siemen's was on Lichfield Road. In 1918 Siemen's merged with several companies, including Dick, Kerr and Co., to become the English Electric Co.


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1890s
Portrait of Frederick Bostock, Stafford,
Portrait of Frederick Bostock, Stafford,

1910s
Football Club, Bostock's Shoe Works, Stafford,
Football Club, Bostock's Shoe Works, Stafford,

Edwin Bostock's shoe factory was originally in Foregate Street, Stafford, but was ...

1930s
Lotus Display Stand, Kenya Trade Fair,
Lotus Display Stand, Kenya Trade Fair,

Lotus was originally named Bostock's and was founded in the eighteenth century by ...

1950s
Cardboard innersole. Lasting department, Shoe manufacturing
Cardboard innersole. Lasting department, Shoe manufacturing

Cardboard innersole, and metal shank in position. The metal shank resists excessive ...

1980s
Lotus Shoe Factory Interior, Stafford
Lotus Shoe Factory Interior, Stafford

Lotus was originally named Bostock's and was founded in the eighteenth century by ...

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Source: Staffordshire Museum Service

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