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History of the manufacturer  

Baird, John Logie, Ltd.; London

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Name: Baird, John Logie, Ltd.; London    (GB)  
alternative name:
Baird Television Ltd
Abbreviation: baird
Products: Model types

John Logie Baird Ltd., 4 Upper Grosvenor St., London W1 (1947). Baird was called the inventor of mechanical TV in the 1920ies. In the late 1930ies and 1950ies his Company made also electronic TV sets. See also Scophony-Baird Ltd.

In September 1952 the company changes it's name from Scophony-Baird Ltd. to Baird Television Ltd. Amalgamated into the Hartley group of companies in 1954, where it was joined the following year by Ambassador.

Founded: 1945
Closed: 1958
Production: 1948 - 1957
In the 1950s the Brand was bought by Radio Rentals . In 1961 Radio Rentals renamed their manufacturing "Baird Television"

This manufacturer was suggested by Wolfgang Scheida.