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of Bedworth, near Coventry
1964 Became a public company; the company made 1500 hood assemblies/week and was thought to be the largest such manufacturer in Europe
1973 Acquired Compra Plastics. The trading activities of Coventry Hood and Sidescreen were transferred to a new company Coventry Hood and Seating, with the original name retained for the holding company. Name changed to C. H. Industrials to reflect the broadened interests of the group