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Sterling Batteries

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1938 Ismay Industries sold its interests in Sterling Battery Ltd and Ismay Cables Ltd[1]. A. C. Cossor purchased Sterling Batteries Ltd[2]

By 1940 A. C. Cossor had purchased the whole of the share capital of Sterling Cable Co[3] and reorganised the company. It is presumed this was the business and plant that had formed Ismay Cables (but do not have a reference to prove so).

1942 Sterling Cable Co Ltd disposed of Sterling Batteries Ltd on profitable terms[4]


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Sources of Information

  1. The Times, Dec 15, 1938
  2. The Times, Nov 12, 1938
  3. The Times, Jan 09, 1940
  4. The Times, Aug 26, 1943