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British Industrial History

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Albert Parkinson

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1913 Albert joined his brother, Frank, in manufacturing alternating-current motors, the firm was later known as F. and A. Parkinson. This was a union of complementary skills: Frank had a brilliant commercial brain and dominant personality while Albert proved a master of precision production engineering.

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Sources of Information

  • Biography of Frank Parkinson, [1], ODNB