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W. E. Burnand and Co

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of Chippinghouse Works, Lowfields, Sheffield

1897 Company established.

1901 William E. Burnand and Co, electrical engineers, St Mary's Rd, Sheffield[1]

1908 Transformers for lamps

1914 Engineers. Specialities: alternating current motors up to 300 hp and starters for same, transformers of all sizes, bearings for line shafts and some special apparatus for the Admiralty. Employees 37. [2]

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Sources of Information

  1. White's Directory of Sheffield & Rotherham, 1901
  2. 1914 Whitakers Red Book