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Bristol's Instrument Co

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Maker of automatic recording equipment for temperature and other measurements, of Weymouth

Subsidiary of the Bristol Company of Waterbury, Connecticut, USA

1932 Bristol's Instrument Company Ltd was established in London[1]

c.1954 Acquired by Elliott Brothers to strengthen its process control activities[2]

2000 Became part of Marconi Radar and Control Overseas Ltd

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. The Morning Herald, 11 December 1939
  2. "Moving Targets: Elliott-Automation and the Dawn of the Computer Age", by Simon Lavington, 2011