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of Bracebridge Street, Aston
1814 Company founded.
1900-1940s Sometime in this period they were makers of lubricants.
1912 Became private company.
1927 Became public company.
1937 Engineers in non-ferrous metals. "Enots" Aircraft Accessories. 
1961 Engineers specialising in the manufacture of pneumatic equipment, lubricating equipment, pipe fittings and flexible pipes also specialised motor vehicle equipment including fuel caps, control rod assemblies, etc. 560 employees.