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c1902 Ernest Charles Prudence began building small oil engines and sold as the Prudence Lighting Plant
1909 Bought the business of Franklin and Isaacson
1910 Bankrupt. The Pelapone Engine Co, Carr Bridge Works, Batley, has the plant and stock offered for sale by auction by order of the receiver.
became the New Pelapone Engine Co