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1896 Public company formed as Thomas Smith's Stamping Works Ltd.
1912 Smith's Stamping Works was listed in Spennell's directory of Coventry as Steel and Iron Stampers. 
1938 Name changed.
1961 Manufacturers of stampings and forgings in steel and other metals, for the motor, motor cycle and aircraft industries. 450 employees. 
1963 Motor Show exhibitor. Drop forgings.