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Bush Radio; London

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Name: Bush Radio; London    (GB)  
Abbreviation: bush
Products: Model types

Bush Radio, basically in London. Actually:
Bush Radio plc, Bush House, The Waterfront, Elstree Road, Borehamwood, Hertfordshire, WD6 3BS, UK.
Bush Radio, Group Operations Division Units, 2 & 3 Mitchell Way, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO3 5PR, UK.
Bush Australia Pty. Ltd., 9/4 Avenue of the Americas, Newington, NSW 2127 Australia.

Founded: 1932
1932: Bush Radio was founded from the remains of the 'Amplion' company and started trading as a subsidiary to the 'Gaumont British Picture Corporation'. Bush Radio were originally based at Sherperds Bush in London - the location of their first works providing the name of the company.
Later Bush passed into the hands of the 'Rank' Organisation and became one of the major British radio manufacturers.
1988: 'Bush Radio plc' becomes part of 'Alba plc' (Bush House, The Waterfront, Elstree Road, Elstree, Hertfordshire, WD6 3BS, UK). In December 2008 the 'Bush' brand name was sold (along with the 'Alba' brand name) for GBP 15.25 million to Argos Limited, a UK catalogue retailer. 'Alba plc' renamed itself 'Harvard International plc' on 1 April 2009 as part of the deal.

Some models:
Country Year Name 1st Tube Notes
GB  50 EBS3A UCH42  A five valve AC mains table radio covering MW (167-588 metres), SW1 (11.5 - 27 metres) and... 
GB  50 EBS15 UF41   
GB  69 Cassette Recorder TP60 2SB73  A portable battery powered two track mono cassette tape recorder. Moving coil level indica... 
GB  50 TV12AM EF50  RF chassis identical (Hochfrequenz Chassis baugleich) TV12A Line driver chassis similar t... 
GB  70 Cassette Tape Recorder TP70 2SB75  A portable mains/battery powered two track mono cassette tape recorder housed in a two-ton... 
GB  71 Stereophonic Record Player SRP58 BC262  A stereo record player with twin two watt four transistor amplifiers and a Garrard 2025TC ... 
GB  57 TV63 PCC84  Table TV receiver with 405 line 14 inch b/w CRT. 13 channel tuner for VHF GB band 1 (41... 
GB  70 Stereophonic Radiogram SRG129 AF114  FM stereo adaptor A732 optional. Garrard autochanger. 
GB  41 DAC84 EF50  AC/DC version of the Bush EBS84, see the EBS84 for alignment notes 
GB  39 PB65 VP4B  Ten Push Buttons from left to right :-  1 and 2 Pre-selected tuning 1100-2000 m... 
GB  39 SUG65 VP4B  Ten Push Buttons from left to right :-  1 and 2 Pre-selected tuning 1100-2000 m... 
GB  51 BA91 KCF30   


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