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William Ridgway and Sons Ltd. of Oscar Works, Edward Street, Sheffield.
of Oscar Works, Rockingham Street, Sheffield.
1878 Company founded.
1909 Private company.
1937 Manufacturers of augers, bits, wood-boring and motorising tools. 
1961 Wood boring tool manufacturers.