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[[Image:Im196003IHX-Parkin.jpg|thumb| March 1960. Tenown Seven. ]]
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of Grosvenor Gardens, London
 
of Grosvenor Gardens, London
  
* 1907 Private company.
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1907 Private company.
  
* 1926 Company made public.
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1926 Company made public.
  
* 1958 Name changed.
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1928 The company was renamed [[Parkinson Cowan|Parkinson and Cowan]] - new shares quoted<ref>The Times, 17 July 1928</ref>.
  
* 1961 Manufacturers and dealers in gas fires, cookers and water heaters. 1,000 employees.
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1958 Parkinson and Cowan had 3 divisions<ref>The Times, 2 June 1958</ref>:
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* [[Parkinson Cowan Appliances]] Ltd
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* [[Parkinson and Cowan (Gas Meters)|Parkinson Cowan Gas Meters]]
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* [[Parkinson Cowan Industrial Products]]
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Name changed to [[Parkinson Cowan]]<ref>The Times, 6 June 1958</ref>.
  
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1961 Manufacturers and dealers in gas fires, cookers and water heaters. 1,000 employees.<ref>* [[1961 Dun and Bradstreet KBE]]</ref>
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==See Also==
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==Sources of Information==
 
==Sources of Information==
* [[1961 Dun and Bradstreet KBE]]
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== Parkinson and Cowan (Gas Meters) ==
 
 
 
of Terminal House, Grosvenor Gardens, London, SW.  Telephone: Sloane 0111.  Telegraphic Address:  "Disc, Sowest, London". (1937)
 
 
 
* 1927 Patent - Improvements relating to wet gas meters.
 
 
 
* 1929 Patent - Improvements in and relating to gas meters.
 
  
* 1937 Listed Exhibitor - British Industries Fair. Gas Engineers.  Manufacturers of Industrial and Consumers' Gas Meters, Governors of all types,  Pressure Gauges, etc.  Testholder Equipment.  Meter Repairs.  Specialists in Street and Floodlighting Equipment.  (Stand Nos. Ca.703 and Ca.602)
 
  
== Sources of Information ==
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[[Category: Town - London]]
* [http://www.wikipatents.com/gb/303966.html] [http://www.wikipatents.com/gb/342473.html ] Wikipatents
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[[Category: Domestic Appliances]]
* [[1937 British Industries Fair]] p399
 

Latest revision as of 19:29, 31 March 2020

March 1960. Tenown Seven.

of Grosvenor Gardens, London

1907 Private company.

1926 Company made public.

1928 The company was renamed Parkinson and Cowan - new shares quoted[1].

1958 Parkinson and Cowan had 3 divisions[2]:

Name changed to Parkinson Cowan[3].

1961 Manufacturers and dealers in gas fires, cookers and water heaters. 1,000 employees.[4]

See Also

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Sources of Information

  1. The Times, 17 July 1928
  2. The Times, 2 June 1958
  3. The Times, 6 June 1958
  4. * 1961 Dun and Bradstreet KBE