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of Plymouth, Devon.
UK branch of Brown and Sharpe of Providence, Rhode Island, USA.
The following notes refer to the company's manufacturing activities in the UK:-
1955 Private company
1961 Manufacturers of machine tools and equipment. 500 employees 
1972 Acquired the rights to the Auto Lathes made by C. V. A. Jigs Moulds and Tools Ltd