D. Battye & Son, Limited
D. Battye & Son Ltd. were oil refiners, extractors and merchants.
A letterhead dated 1907 gave their office address as Cloth Hall Street, Huddersfield, with the oil works based at Crosland Moor Bottom. It also noted the company as:
- manufacturers of boiler composition, wheel grease, etc
- tallow melters & refiners
By 1930, the company had offices on Henry Street where they advertised themselves as the "sole manufactures of Batoyle Motor Oils".
Batoyle Holdings PLC of Colne Vale Road, Milnsbridge, was registered in September 1989 and later became part of Batoyle Freedom Group.
The company was acquired by lubricant manufacturer Fuchs UK in 2014.