Bukta

Bukta

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Bukta is a sports clothing brand which was founded in 1879.Edward Buck and Sons founded the company in 1879, mainly producing shorts for soldiers fighting in the Boer Wars[1]. In 1884 football team Nottingham Forest were pictured wearing kit produced by Bukta.In 1885 Bukta moved into a new factory in Manchester, leased from Lord Vernon, employing less than 30 people. They were one of the first companies to produce uniforms for the Scout Movement and produced underwear and hospital and tropical uniforms for the British Army for the First World War. In 1920 Bucks bought the factory in the sale of the Vernon Estate. In 1923 E.R. Buck and Sons became a limited company, by this time they employed between 130 and 200 people.show more

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  • Paperback | 116 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 7mm | 181g
  • Lect Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136590832
  • 9786136590837