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A. T. and E. (Wigan)

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of Wigan

An Associate company of Automatic Telephone and Electric Co

1934 Became private company. Maker of loud-speaking master stations and substations for office and works intercommunication telephone systems.

1954/5 The name of Pioneer Telephone Manufacturing Co was changed to A. T. and E.(Wigan)Ltd[1]

1957 Mainly concerned with making telecommunication equipment for use in mines[2]

1961 Manufacturers of mine signalling equipment and telephones. 340 employees.

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Sources of Information

  1. The Times, May 18, 1955
  2. The Times, May 08, 1957