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Lamp Presscaps

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of 146 Great Cambridge Road, Enfield, Middlesex.

Established 1938.

Sealing glass for electric lamp caps.

1940 Company incorporated as a subsidiary of Thorn Electrical Industries.

Manufactured lamp caps in part of the Enfield factory of Ferguson Radio Corporation Ltd[1]

1971 Continued to be an operating company of Thorn[2]

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Sources of Information

  1. The Times, Mar 08, 1948
  2. The Times, Jan 21, 1971