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of GKN Induction Heating Division, Bromsgrove, Worcs.
1837 Company founded.
1912 Private company formed as John Garrington and Sons
1919 Became a subsidiary of GKN
1951 Name changed to Garringtons
1961 Manufacturers of drop, upset and precision forgings, and manufacturers of hand tools, induction heating equipment, precision turbine blades and railway buffers and couplings. 3,000 employees.