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Whitlock Brothers

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of Great Yeldham.

1889 Company founded.

1941 Private company.

1961 Agricultural and industrial machinery manufacturers, producing "Dinkum Digger" excavators, "Whitlock" power shovels and "Dinkum" dumpers. 600 employees.[1]

1971 Whitlock, maker of earth movers, was sold to Powell Duffryn which would integrate it with Hy-Mac[2]

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Sources of Information

  1. * 1961 Dun and Bradstreet KBE
  2. The Times, Jan 13, 1972