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West's Gas Improvement Co

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1894. Air compressor for Manchester Gas Works.
March 1903.
September 1909.
October 1909.
December 1910.
January 1911.
August 1912.
February 1913.
April 1913.
February 1914. Glover-West.

West's Gas Improvement Company of Albion Iron Works, Miles Platting, Manchester

1874 Company founded by John West

1894 Private company.

1894 Air Compressor for Manchester Gas Works with valve gear. [1]

1927 See Aberconway for information on the company and its history

1935 See West's Gas Improvement Co:1935 Review

1959 Re-registered as the Holding Company of the WGI Group

1961 Gas engineers. [2]

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