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R. Cundall and Sons of Airedale Ironworks, Shipley
1895 Manufacturing gas engines
1900 June. Royal Agricultural Show at York. Showed an engine.
1900 Employing 500 persons
1900 Paris Exhibition. Showed a 4 hp engine
1901 Fire destroys the factory
1902 January. Announce they are about to produce a 7-hp automobile.
1902 Produced an automobile
1903 A second fire destroys the works and they move to a new 23 acre site nearby
1904 Company re-formed as Cundall, Sons and Co