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Willenhall Motor Radiator Co

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October 1951.
October 1953.
Oct 1960.
Oct 1962.

of Neachells, Lane, Willenhall.

1919 Company founded.

1927 Private company.

1936 Company made public.

WWII Manufactured parts for the De Havilland Mosquito. [1]

1961 Manufacturers of sheet metal motor components, including wings, bonnets, petrol tanks, shields and general metal work. [2]

1963 Motor Show exhibitor. Body pressing and assemblies as supplied to Ford. [3]

1979 Was loss making; acquired by Armstrong Equipment from Howard Tenens.[4]

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. Mosquito by C. Martin Sharp and Michael J. F. Bowyer. Published by Crecy Books in 1995. ISBN 0-947554-41-6
  2. 1961 Dun and Bradstreet KBE
  3. 1963 Motor Show
  4. The Times, Mar 04, 1980