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Universal Boilers and Engineering Co

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September 1953. Swirlux.
February 1954. Swirlux.

of Oxford Mill, Burnley, Lancashire. Telephone: 3203. Telegraphic Address: "Universal, Burnley"

1933 Patent - Improvements in washing boilers. [1]

1936 Patent - An electrical cut-out for use in connection with electrically heated liquid containers. [2]

1937 Listed Exhibitor - British Industries Fair. Electric Wash Boilers. Electric Washing Machines. Electric Dental Sterilisers. Electric Milk Can Sterilisers. (Stand No. Cb.703) [3]

1947 A Sales company handling the products of Burnley Aircraft Products, part of Aluminium Castings Co; also offered Versco electric boilers and washing machines[4]

By 1961 was part of the Burnley group of companies of Solar Industries.

Made road tanker vehicles

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Sources of Information

  1. [1] Wikipatents
  2. [2] Wikipatents
  3. 1937 British Industries Fair p428
  4. The Times Sep 06, 1947