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Newman Electric Motors

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Newman Electric Motors of Yate Foundry, Bristol.

1969 One of 4 principal makers of electric motors in Britain[1]

1982 The company cut its 800-strong workforce by a quarter. They included 28 from the Yate Foundry which supplied Newman with iron castings from the same site in Bristol.[2]

See Newman Industries

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Sources of Information

  1. The Times June 4, 1969
  2. The Engineer 1982/05/20