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of Moorgate Works, Moorfields, London, EC.
of Windsor Works, Slough, Bucks. also Gotha Works, Slough (1906)
1869 Company founded by Gordon Donaldson Peters
1909 Private company.
WWI Turned over the factory largely to manufacture of munitions
1917 Company made public.
1919 Had taken an interest in electric welding; promoted the Wilson electric welding system to the shipping, railway and engineering industries.
1937 Seating manufacturers and general engineers. 
1961 Engineers, manufacturing transport seating and blinds, automatic couplers, castings and suppliers of hardboard and pagwood. Agents and distributors for "Permadeck" flooring for use on rail transport vehicles. 
1969 Schroder Wagg bought a controlling share in the company which had returned to profit