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F. Burnerd and Co

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January 1922.
March 1936.
June 1936.

Maker of precision chucks, of Putney.

c.1914 company established

1952 George Cohen, Sons and Co acquired 51 percent; Colchester Lathe Co acquired 29 percent; invested in the company to expand the range of its products[1]

1954 Acquired by George Cohen, Sons and Co as result of acquiring Colchester Lathe Co and buying further shares in the company[2]

1955 Acquired by F. Pratt and Co, chuck makers[3]

1957 Factory moved to Winchester[4]

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. The Times, Sep 30, 1953
  2. The Times, Sep 30, 1954
  3. The Times, Sep 29, 1955
  4. The Times, Feb 07, 1957