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of 7 and 8 Broad Street, Birmingham
1790 Company established by Newton and Kinder.
Later became McNaught and Smith of Worcester
1884 J. B. Aldren joined the company.
1885 McNaught and Co won an award at the Inventions Exhibition for quality of carriages
1909 Incorporated as a limited company, McNaught and Co Ltd.
1914 Carriage and motor body builders. Specialities: workers in Whitworth's fluid compressed steel, limousine and landaulette motor bodies. Employees 130.