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of Clifton, engineers to the paper-making and textile industries
Makers of Rotabelt suction unit for high speed paper making
1956 Public company incorporated
1957 First general meeting; J. Weston-Evans was chairman; plans to erect a factory in USA
1961 The Thomas Bradford plant was moved to Clifton; the lubricants activity was closed. Acquired Holgate, Fishwick and Leather, which was in the same type of business, and the Les-Val Corporation of USA, with which the US subsidiary W. P. Evans and Son was already associated