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Parkinson Cowan Appliances

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March 1960. Tenown Seven.

of Grosvenor Gardens, London

1907 Private company.

1926 Company made public.

1928 The company was renamed Parkinson and Cowan - new shares quoted[1].

1958 Parkinson and Cowan had 3 divisions[2]:

Name changed to Parkinson Cowan[3].

1961 Manufacturers and dealers in gas fires, cookers and water heaters. 1,000 employees.[4]

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Sources of Information

  1. The Times, 17 July 1928
  2. The Times, 2 June 1958
  3. The Times, 6 June 1958
  4. * 1961 Dun and Bradstreet KBE