Saturday, October 08, 2016

H E Williams of Exeter - Triumph car dealers 18A

Number 18A in my series of articles about Triumph car dealers. This short extra article is a follow up to my previous post 18 about dealers in Exeter, Devon UK.

H E Williams advert from the Exeter and Plymouth Gazette, 28-06-1924
H E Williams advert from the Exeter and Plymouth Gazette, 28-06-1924

H E Williams (Exeter) Ltd

H E Williams were selling Triumph cars from 38/41 Catherine Street in Exeter from at least 1924.

H E Williams advert from the Exeter and Plymouth Gazette, 10-10-1925
H E Williams advert from the Exeter and Plymouth Gazette, 10-10-1925

H E Williams advert from the Exeter and Plymouth Gazette, 16-06-1924
Do you know when they stopped?  I have some details from the 1960's at which point they were Austin dealers.
H E Williams (Exeter) Ltd 1960's photo
H E Williams (Exeter) Ltd 1960's photo

Site of H E Williams on Catherine Street Exeter
Site of H E Williams on Catherine Street Exeter
H E Williams 1961 advert from GracesGuide.co.uk
H E Williams 1961 advert from GracesGuide.co.uk

Dealers address info

For more info about some other Exeter Triumph car dealers see: Motor Macs (Exeter) Ltd and Lock Bros of Exeter - Triumph car dealers 18  which covers Lock Bros, and Motor Macs.

Plea for information

If you have any more information or recollections about this garage, photos of window stickers, dealer badges or sill plates etc please let me know.  I can be contacted via the comments to this post or on facebook at https://www.facebook.com/stephen.weblin

Further information and sources

Link to the other articles in this series.

Link to my facebook Triumph Car Dealer page.

Link to my Triumph Car Dealers Flickr group .

I have a collection of Standard Triumph car dealer directories: http://vitessesteve.blogspot.co.uk/2016/03/triumph-car-dealer-directories.html

Picture credits: H E Williams (Exeter) Ltd 1960's photo posted to facebook by Aubone Braddon; H E Williams Advert 1961 from the GracesGuide website.
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