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Latham Manufacturing Co

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of Alma Street, Wolverhampton, maker of precision metal pressings

1946 in members voluntary winding up; H H Latham was chairman[1]

1977 Subsidiary of Frederick Cooper (holdings). A change in Government policy on telephone exchanges had meant that Latham Manufacturing Co lost half its business [2]

1986 Subsidiary of Frederick Cooper plc

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Sources of Information

  1. London Gazette 20 December 1946
  2. The Times Jan. 10, 1977