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W. D. Houghton

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June 1880.
1894. Steel rope wire.

W. D. Houghton of Sankey Wire Mills, Warrington, wire manufacturers

1820 Company established.

1900 June. Royal Agricultural Show at York. Showed steam plough wire ropes. [1]

See W. D. Houghton and Co

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