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Magnesium Castings and Products

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1943 April.
November 1943.
August 1944.
October 1945.
Dec 1945. Napier: Sabre.

Buckingham Avenue, Slough.

1935 Murex Ltd, in conjunction with Johnson, Matthey and Co (which controlled some fabrication patents) formed 2 new companies for production and fabrication of magnesium alloys - Magnesium Metal and Alloys Ltd and Magnesium Castings and Products Ltd[1]

1937 Magnesium alloys. "Magnuminium" Alloys. [2]

1939 See Aircraft Industry Suppliers

1945 Murex sold the company as Murex no longer produced magnesium metal[3]

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. The Times, Oct 18, 1935
  2. 1937 The Aeroplane Directory of the Aviation and Allied Industries
  3. The Times, Oct 31, 1946