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of Daisy Field Boiler Works, Hyde.

1888 Company established by George James Tinker when he left Tinker, Shenton and Co to set up with his brother James.

1892 Incorporated as a Limited Company.

1914 Boilermakers. Specialities: Manufacturers of high-class Lancashire and other types of Boilers, Patent Super-heaters, Air Vessels etc. High Pressure Boilers a leading speciality. [1]

1925 Control of the company fell to Vickers.

1931 The company ceased trading.

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