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Britannia Works of Huddersfield.
1843 Company founded - see J. Hopkinson and Co
1926 Public company.
1927 Advert for boiler mountings and valves
1961 Manufacturers of boiler mountings, valves, soot blowers, steel castings and centrifugal separators. 2,200 employees.
Became part of the Weir Group.
Company history here.