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of 6 Mawson Chambers, Deansgate, Manchester

1897 Company Formation[1]

The company was registered on 4 October, to take over certain businesses of manufacturers of wet and dry meters. These included:

The Directors are:

The services of Messrs G. H. Braddock, R. E. Braddock, T. A. Braddock, R. H. Orme, J. A. Orme, and John H. Purves (one of the patentees), who has been manager tor Messrs Sawer & Purves for years, have been retained.

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Sources of Information

  1. Dundee Advertiser - Tuesday 19 October 1897