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Motor Gear and Engineering Co

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August 1946.
May 1950.

of Essex Works, Chadwell Heath, Essex.

1960 Acquired by S. Hubbard.[1]

1962 S. Hubbard changed its name to Motor Gear and Engineering Co.[2]

1965 Subsidiaries included:[3]

1967 Acquired Priest (Lindley) carpet fibre spinners.

1967 Company name changed to Lancaster Carpets and Engineering.[4]

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. The Times, May 3, 1960
  2. The Times, May 10, 1962
  3. The Times, May 6, 1965
  4. The Times, April 4, 1967