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Lift Makers and Engineers, of Fetter Lane, London, E.C.4.
Founded in 1833.
1903 The arrangement to acquire Otis was rescinded
1914 Acquired the London-based branch of the Otis Elevator Company of the USA; the merged company became Waygood-Otis Ltd; as part of the deal, the Otis Company would purchase shares in the Waygood company
1922 Manufacturer of Lifts for passengers, goods, motorcars and hospitals, worked by electric, hydraulic belt-driven, hand-power.
The close association with the American Otis company was beneficial to the company
By 1952 The company was controlled by the Otis Elevator Company of USA