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of Crook, Co. Durham, maker of wire-drawing machinery.
1937 Private company.
1961 Manufacturers of wire and tube drawing and wire mill ancillary equipment. 
1968 Queen's Award to Industry for Export Achievement 
1970 Presumably part of Marshall Richards Barcro of Eastleigh, maker of wire drawing machinery
1972 Marshall Richards Barcro of Crook and Eastleigh