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of Hebburn, Co. Durham (1937).
J. H. Holmes and Co of Newcastle-upon-Tyne were makers of dynamos and motors.
1883 Company established by John Henry Holmes with his father and two elder brothers.
1900 Details of electrically driven printer's machinery.
1901 Holmes-Clatworthy coupled motors 
1931 A description of their works in The Engineer 1931/01/16
1933 Holmes-Reyrolle System Traffic Control.
1937 Electrical engineers.