Shoetrade - allied traders
We have little information on these companies, but they played
a vital role in providing components to the major companies.
Harry Cartwright's general store
.... and by 1898 he was trading as 'The General Stores' at 21 Higham Road as a 'maker of brilliant
, ironmonger, lamp & oil dealer, stationer & tobacconist'.
This dates from the 1930s, but was used in 1958 when
William Colton was "installing switch sockets in bedroom".