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Siemens and General Electric Railway Signal Co

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1933. S. G. E. Autoflex.
January 1953.

1926 Company formed by amalgamation of the railway signalling departments of Siemens Brothers and Co and GEC[1]

1939 Railway electrification business was won, both at home and abroad. Siemens and General Electric Railway Signal Co had experienced a busy year[2].

1951 One of the larger division of Siemens Brothers and Co; the division was jointly owned with GEC.

By 1953 Was an associated company of GEC[3]

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Sources of Information

  1. The Times, Feb 05, 1926
  2. The Times, 30 June 1939
  3. GEC, its History, Structure and Future by T. W. Heather. 1953