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William Mills and Co

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1961. Xcavata.

of Woodhouse Mill, Sheffield

1904 Made the aluminium castings for Darracq cars built in Glasgow[1]

1968 Airtech acquired William Mills and Co (Sheffield) maker of industrial spades, garden tools[2]

1973 The business was sold to Stanley Tools[3]

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. The Engineer 1904
  2. The Times, Oct 30, 1968
  3. The Times, Nov 02, 1973