Leytonstone Jig & Tool Co., Ltd.

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Leytonstone Jig & Tool Co., Ltd.
Leytonstone Jig & Tool Co., Ltd.
Year: 1953
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Item #: 1246
A Hack-Saw - with a Difference! Revolutionary in design, robust in construction. With it you can saw through an unlimited thickness of material without being restricted by the usual hacksaw frame...
Source: Picture Post. July 4, 1953

Comment by: Reg Ashman on 1st December 2018 at 11:45

I served a toolmaker apprentaship and afterwards at leytool 1941-1948 -- known Alf Goodman (boss) Bill Bodington Annold Kaufman Gladys Goldman Stan Jones Harry Wright

Any contacts -- Please ?

Comment by: ANTHONY AYLOTT on 21st July 2017 at 23:25

so nice to see that laytonstone jig and tool is not forgotten
my father was a toolmaker there during the war especialy during the blitz,would like to know more about that time there

Comment by: Gordon lee on 10th June 2015 at 09:24

still got my apprenticeship papers from Leytool.Started in 1955 finished in 1960
Works manager Mr.Wright,foreman Stephenson
Happy days

Comment by: David Bird on 13th November 2010 at 13:27

Fascinating to see something on this company. I recently found my Brother in Law's apprenticeship papers with this company 1954 -1959

Comment by: Laura on 8th September 2010 at 20:25

Nice to see the adverts for the Jig and Tool. My grandmother, great uncle and mother's godmother and husband worked for the company in Leytonstone during WWII!