The printer, publisher and booksellers Whitcombe & Tombs Ltd was established on Cashel Street, Christchurch in 1882 by George Hawkes Whitcombe and George Tombs. The company expanded beyond Christchurch and in 1971 merged with the printers Coulls Somerville Wilkie to form the firm Whitcoulls.
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