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Samlesbury Engineering

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of Samlesbury, near Blackburn

1954 Built the new Bluebird (world's first all metal, turbo-jet hydroplane) for Donald Campbell; Eric Rylands was chairman[1]

Later became Lancashire Aircraft Co

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Sources of Information

  1. The Times, Nov 27, 1954