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of Victoria Rd, Willesden Junction
1937 General light production engineers. "Bowdenex" Brake Cable Assemblies and "Bowdenite" Wire Mechanism and Fittings. 
1939 See Aircraft Industry Suppliers
1951 Bowden Holdings was converted into a public company and acquired the whole capital of Bowden (Engineers) Ltd
1952 Bowden Holdings acquired Phoenix Castings Ltd
1961 Bowden (Engineers) were manufacturers of "Bowden" wire mechanisms and "Bowdenex" cable assemblies for vehicle handbrakes, "Bowdenflex" precision ball bearing remote control, high pressure flexible hydraulic hose units and fittings. 400 employees.