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Maker of alternating current electric motors, of Huddersfield, Yorkshire
1949 Brook Motors was incorporated as a private company.
1950 Company made public.
1951 Name changed.
1951 The company made around 20,000 different types of electric motor.
1958 Also in Chicago USA.
1961 Manufacturers of alternating current electric motors and control gears. 2,750 employees.
By 1968 Brook Victor Electric Vehicles Ltd had a full orderbook and was expected to make a contribution to profits next year
1968 Queen's Award to Industry for Export Achievement.