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of Shripney Works, Bognor Regis, West Sussex.
1942 Longford Engineering Co founded by brothers Charles and Frank Purley.
1954 Name changed.
1961 Manufacturers of refrigerators, air-conditioners and hermetically sealed units. 1,400 employees