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Armitage Ware

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November 1961.

of Armitage, Rugeley, Staffs.

1960 Edward Johns and Co changed its name to Armitage Ware.

1963 Acquired Johnson Fireclay Ltd

1965 Public company

1966 Cope Allman sold Troman Brothers and Phillips and Rabone, makers of sanitary fittings in brass and plastic, to Armitage Ware[1]

1969 Armitage Ware Ltd merged with Shanks and Co to create Armitage Shanks.

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Sources of Information

  1. The Times, Jun 13, 1966