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Maker of motor accessories, of Cricklewood and Cheltenham.
1947 The company had 17,000 employees with Cheltenham, the largest, having 2,500
1951 Company organisation:
1966 the name of the principal company of the Smiths group was changed from S. Smith and Sons (England) Ltd to Smiths Industries.
2000 Smiths Industries merged with the TI Group and as a result of that merger the company name was changed to Smiths Group plc.