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Thor Appliances

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September 1953.
July 1954.
December 1954.
Washing machine from Thor Canada. Exhibit at Abbey Pumping Station, Leicester.

of Oxford Street, London

1955 Parnall (Yate) Ltd acquired Thor Appliances Ltd from Thor Corporation of Chicago; for some years Parnalls had manufactured Thor automatic washing machines, distributed by Thor Appliances[1].

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Sources of Information

  1. The Times, 13 January 1955