Grace's Guide To British Industrial History

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Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 149,702 pages of information and 235,429 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 147,919 pages of information and 233,587 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

Honeywell Brown

From Graces Guide

1934 Minneapolis-Honeywell Regulator Co acquired the US Brown Instrument Co.

1936 Opened a UK office, Honeywell Brown, selling valves and control devices[1]

1949 A wholly-owned subsidiary of Minneapolis-Honeywell Regulator Co; it leased a factory at Blantyre in Glasgow to make most of the parts needed in its indicating, recording and controlling instruments[2]

1958 The parent company became Honeywell Controls

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Sources of Information

  1. The Times, Dec 11, 1975
  2. The Times, Feb 15, 1949