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Whittingham and Porter

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1889. From Engineering of 13th December.

of Victoria Iron Works, Hedon Road, Hull

1881 Company established by John Whittingham.

1894 J. R. Porter joined the firm.

1914 Engineers, smiths and stampers. Specialities: forgings and stampings, general engineering work, chiefly repairs. Employees 60. [1]

By 1985 was part of Inco (Alloy Products) Ltd[2]

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Sources of Information

  1. 1914 Whitakers Red Book
  2. e Times, Jan 18, 1985