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Gulf and Western Industries
1969 Had already acquired Barr, Thomson and Co Ltd..
1972 Acquired J. M. Henderson and Co
1981 Gulf and Western's capital goods division included in the UK:
1981 March: Acquired Thomas Ryder and Son.