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 150,706 pages of information and 235,205 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.

Long and Crawford

From Graces Guide

of Gorton Road, West Gorton, Manchester.

1911 Private company.

1960 Acquired by Lloyd's Packing Warehouses.[1]

1961 Electrical switchgear manufacturers. [2]

1988 Had about half of the British market for secondary distribution switchgear. Cope Allman sold Long and Crawford to GEC[3].

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Sources of Information

  1. The Times, January 11, 1961
  2. 1961 Dun and Bradstreet KBE
  3. The Times, August 06, 1988