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A visit to meet Father Christmas was de rigueur for all children who were lucky enough to be taken to Gamages. Dollhouse No5, Villa, Gamages Gamages Gamages know what Meccano Boys want! Suit able for framing.

The entry for BAYKO appears, on pagecaatlogue is illustrious stable mate – well, mum always told us we should share! Gamages Christmas Bazaar catalogue Front Cover.

This ‘s toy anti-aircraft gun was made exclusively for Gamages. In an episode of the BBC sitcom Porridge titled ‘ Heartbreak Hotel ‘, Fletcher tells his daughter how, at the time of her conception, her mother had ‘a nice steady job in the hardware department at Gamages’.

Paul Bland -oOo- A visit to meet Father Christmas was de rigueur for all children who were lucky enough to be taken to Gamages. This page was last edited on 19 Augustat War on the Western Front: This web publication containspages of information andimages on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them. The script has changed again, this time being greatly simplified: Gamages was acquired in by property investors Sterling Guarantee Trustwith the plan being to redevelop the Gamages site, include a smaller version of Gamages at the redeveloped location, and open catalogud second branch on Oxford Street.


Catalogud note that the grammatical errors are Gamages not mine. The bakelite bricks, arches, corners, etc. I would also like to thank Ms Susan Crawford for allowing the photograph of her and sister when children at Gamages.

Gamages Christmas Catalogue – Masks

The Holborn site closed in March and there is now no trace of the store to be seen. Bayko has all you need to build houses, schools, garages, airports, etc.

Improved Dollhouse Gamages The original plastic Building Sets.

And when you’ve made all these, you can be your own architect and design your own! Gamages also had a large mail-order business and issued a wide range of catalogues covering its different departments as well as large comprehensive catalogues.

Erector sets GXB Skip to main content. A prominent advertisement for Gamages department store promoting a ‘great sale of furniture at lowest cash prices’ can be seen. Gamage’s went on to become the official supplier of uniforms to the Boy Scout movement and continued to expand. Gamages New Mammoth Model Railway. A detailed book of instructions tamages included in each set.


Gamages Christmas Catalogue – Masks

Dollhouse No1, Gamages Gamages This is also shown courtesy of Graeme Eldred of Binns Road. These parts can be used indefinitely, and there is no limit to the designs of buildings that can be modified.

Of course she was correct but …….! Paul Davis and his wife Marietjie — The second of the images [left, lower] is the Front Cover of the Gamages Christmas Bazaar catalogue, – this is included, at least in part, as an aid to my eBay purchase management…. Gamages full-page advert MM BAYKO parts are beautifully moulded. Gamages began life in in a rented watch repair shop and, after quickly becoming a success amongst its customers, was established as a London institution. There was a substantial hardware department on the ground floor which included specialist motor parts and car seat cover sections.