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Benjamin Atha and Co (USA)

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of Newark Steel Works, NJ, USA

Benjamin Atha and J. Illingworth.

1878 Advert for the company's cast steel for making lathe tools, chisels, taps and dies.[1]

1888 British patent 11,142 accepted 21 January: H. H. Lake of London (on behalf? of B. Atha, Newark, NJ), for improvements relating to the casting of ingots or bars and to related apparatus. [2].

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  1. [1] American Machinist, November 1878
  2. [2] The Engineer, 1 June 1888, pp.554