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of Ironside Works, Guildford; of Ryles Mill, Guildford (1909); of Rhide Works, Guildford; of Wood Street, Guildford, Surrey.
Makers of machine tools.
1902 Private company.
1913 April. Advert for lathe for re-bushing of engine bearings. Address is Auto Machine Tool Works in Guildford. 
1918 Produced an i/c engine with the Willing Worker 3 hp
1920 September. Exhibited at the Machine Tool and Engineering Exhibition at Olympia with a 3.5in lathe. 
1922 Directors: Arthur Drummond, G. H. Hickman, Mrs. M. M. Russell, E. M. Griffiths and A. W. Griffiths. Secretary: J. Eustace.
1948 Company made public.
1961 Precision engineers and manufacturers of multi-tool lathes and gear shaping machines.