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Duratube and Wire

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November 1944.

Duratube and Wire Ltd. of Faggs Road, Feltham, Middx. Telephone: Feltham 3332. Cables: "Duratube, Feltham"

1947 British Industries Fair Advert as Manufacturers of Durawires; Duracables; Insulated Durasleeve; Durathread; Durastrip; Duratube. Conduits for all Electrical purposes. Extruded Durastrips for Technical and Non-Technical Applications such as Packings, Ladies', Gentlemen's Belts and other Fashion Goods. (Plastics Section - Earls Court, 1st Floor, Stand No. 815) [1]

1950 Acquired by one of its customers Hartley Electromotives.

1963 Hartley Baird sold their interest in Duratube and Wire[2].

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Sources of Information

  1. 1947 British Industries Fair Advert 385; and p89
  2. The Times, 4 October 1963