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Improved Hinges (Warwick)

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October 1949.

of Warwick

1936 Company founded by S. J. Myers.[1] to make a patented self-aligning hinge

WWII Aircraft components as well as vehicle hinges were made

Post-WWII Became the largest supplier of hinges to vehicle makers, as well as to the metal door and construction industries.

1953 Acquired by Bowden (Holdings)

1961 Manufacturers of car and vehicle hinges. 280 employees. [2]

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Sources of Information

  1. The Times 7 August 1953
  2. 1961 Dun and Bradstreet KBE