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of Elland Road Works, Leeds
1870 Company established by George Mann and C. Pollard and 3 other engineers, making lithographic printing equipment, which continued to be the main business of the company. Manufactured the first rotary press.
1903 Incorporated as a limited company.
1914 Lithographic printing machinery manufacturers. Make a special feature of rotary type for printing on either paper or tin. Employees 600. 
1917 Private company.
1927 See Aberconway for information on the company and its history