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Public works contractor, of Clough Road, Hull
1936 Incorporated as a public company with shares traded
1936 Factories in Hull made artificial stone and joinery
1946 Acquired an interest in Woolaway Constructions Ltd, a firm which had patents on a form of prefabricated housing. The company had also developed its own form of prefabricated house, the Newland house, based on concrete panels
1947 The company was waiting for the government's decision on the price put on the company's Newland houses.