SURFWORCESTER

 


The Locke factory pictured in 1993 - then in various industrial uses.

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 IMPORTANT DATES

1895 LOCKE & CO. FORMED BY EDWARD LOCKE, WHO HAD PREVIOUSLY WORKED FOR GRAINGERS
1902 WRPC TAKE HIGH COURT ACTION TO PREVENT LOCKES FROM USING THE WORD WORCESTER ON THEIR WARES
1915 LOCKE CEASES PRODUCTION AND FACTORY PREMISES PURCHASED BY EBENEZER BAYLIS & SONS, PRINTERS.