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B. O. Morris

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Maker of flexible shaft equipment and polishing systems, of Morrisflex works, Briton Road, Coventry, and of Shirley, Birmingham.

1929 Bertram Oscar Morris established a business in flexible equipment and polishing materials business.

1938 Company incorporated to acquire Morris's business.

1939 See Aircraft Industry Suppliers

1947 Public company.[1]

1960 Harper Engineering and Electronics acquired the Morrisflex group of companies of Coventry, including B. O. Morris and 6 subsidiaries. Also developed and produced automatic polishing machinery under licence from USA.

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Sources of Information

  1. * The Times, Aug 12, 1947