Dating elkington silver plate
The firm was converted in 1925 into a limited liability company under the style of Atkin Brothers (Silversmiths) Ltd. ATKIN HISTORY AND INFORMATION PAGE ATKINSON BROTHERSATKINSON BROTHERS LTDSheffield Manufacturers of steel, cutlery, files and electro plate products.Active at Milton Works-Lion Works, Nowbray St, Sheffield from c. By 1888 they took the Beehive Works, a purpose built cutlery works located on Milton Street. The firm was active at Buchanan St and later at Miller St, Glasgow. ADIE BROTHERS LTDBirmingham The firm was incorporated in 1906 joining the firms of Mc Kewan & Adie (manufacturing jewellers, gold and silversmiths) and E. Active at Portland Works, 55 Arundel St, Sheffield (1898-1912). The firm, active in High St, Paisley, became Arthur & Fraser (1849), Arthur & Co (late 1850's) and Arthur & Co Ltd (1878).
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Chronology of the firm: Kennedy & Asprey (1841-1843), Charles Asprey (until 1872), Charles Asprey & Son (until 1879), Charles Asprey & Sons (until 1888), C.& G. Asprey (until 1900 c.), Asprey (&Co) (until 1909), Asprey & Co Ltd (until present) ASPREY HISTORY AND INFORMATION PAGE HENRY ATKINATKIN BROTHERSSheffield The firm traces its establishment to Thomas Law in mid 18th century.