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of Openshaw, Manchester.
Private company formed as Vaughan and Son
1915 Name changed.
1922 Supplied 100-ton overhead travelling crane to Japanese Navy. This was the second such crane that they had supplied 
1930s Taken over by Herbert Morris
1961 Lifting and handling equipment manufacturers, makers of overhead travelling cranes, (hand and electric), hoists, runways, telphers and wall jib cranes. 400 employees.