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Grover and Co

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January 1888.
June 1888. Simplex Lead Glazing.
June 1888. Spring washer Nut-lock.
December 1889. 'Simplex' lead glazing
December 1889.
January 1902.
July 1906.
December 1906.
February 1907.
March 1907.
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June 1909.
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Dec 1921.
Dec 1921.
1961. Groverlok.

of Britannia Works, Wharf Road, London, N; of Britannia Works, Carpenters Road, Stratford, London, E.15.

1874 Company established by J. W. Grover, M.Inst.C.E., and George G. Hunt.

1875 Incorporated as a Limited Company.

1896 Offered the 2 bhp Grover oil engine

1914 Engineers and Millwrights. Specialities: Grover's Spring Washers, Simplex Lead Glazing, Rubber Stopper Machinery, Perforating, Stamping and Gumming Machines. Employees 100. [1]

1914 Directors: Bertram R. Beale (Chairman and Managing Director), S. F. Staples, C. W. Farrar. Staff: About 100.

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