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Torrington Co

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November 1954.
November 1957. Needle bearings.
November 1958.
Oct 1960.
May 1962.
July 1962.
Oct 1962.
May 1964.
Oct 1966.
September 1968.
November 1968.
October 1975.

The Torrington Co of Coventry was the British subsidiary of the Torrington Company of the USA.

1889 Private company formed as Coventry Swaging Co

1953 Name changed.

1961 Manufacturers of machine needles, screws and bolts, spokes and nipples and needle and roller bearings. 700 employees.[1]

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