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Perry Barr Metal Co

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1927. High-Tension Switchgear Cubicle.
1927. Side View of Cubicle with Casing Removed.
August 1933.
April 1947.
December 1947.
June 1948.
August 1948.
November 1950.
February 1952.
August 1952.
November 1954. PBM.
November 1957.

of Wellhead Lane, Perry Barr, Birmingham (1937)

of Great Barr, Birmingham (1961)

1920 Company founded.

1924 Private company.

1937 Aluminium die castings and fittings for aircraft. "Perbarmet" Aluminium Diecastings, Alloy Pressings and Machined Components.[1]

1939 See Aircraft Industry Suppliers

1961 Manufacturers of light alloy castings and fabricated engineering assemblies and machined components for aircraft, motor and allied trades. 300 employees.[2]

1982 By now was part of Birmid Qualcast (Foundries). Specialised in cylinder heads.[3]

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