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Denfords Engineering Co

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August 1946.

of Boxtrees Mill, Wheatley, Halifax

1957 Made various lathes: engineers' small, "Boxford" screw cutting lathe, Boxford centre lathe, and lathe tools and accessories

1973 Received support from the Yorkshire and Humberside Regional Industrial Development Board[1]

Became a subsidiary of Brooke Tool Manufacturing Co

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Sources of Information

  1. The Times May 18, 1973