JUST CURIOUS - WHO MADE THIS MAINSPRING WINDER SET

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  1. RodJB

    RodJB Registered User

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    |'ve seen the logo before, a Spade with the letter 'P' inside it
    Just trying to remember the maker's name
    It was Made in England

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  2. gmorse

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    #2 gmorse, Sep 13, 2019
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    Hi RodJB,

    This is the logo of Henri Picard & Frere Ltd, whose trade mark was 'Popular Progress' with the 'P' in a spade.

    Regards,

    Graham
     
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  3. RodJB

    RodJB Registered User

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    Hi Graham,
    I knew it did not sound like your atypical English company but just couldn't remember.
    Cheers
    Rod
     
  4. Hogshair

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    Well I never, just posted a question on the use of this winder, neat little tools arn't they.

    Cheers

    Hogs.
     

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