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New Switchgear Construction Co

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of Wellesley Road, Sutton, Surrey.

Manufacturers of electrical switchgear.

1917 Company founded.

1946 Hewittic Electric Co acquired the Hackbridge Electric Construction Co and the New Switchgear Construction Co. [1].

1947 Hackbridge and Hewittic Electric Co went public.

1960 Became part of Combined Electrical Manufacturers Ltd.[2].

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Sources of Information

  1. The Times, 10 April 1947
  2. The Times, 1 September 1961