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of Franklin Works, Leighton Street, Nottingham.
1914 Manufacturers of printing machinery, dealers in mechanical tools and electric motors. Specialities: platen printing and embossing and cylinder printing machines, guillotine cutting machines, nipping presses, type and accessories; also printing trade valuers. 
1971 Creditors Meeting. '...Cropper, Charlton and Co...a Meeting of the Creditors of the above-named Company will be held at Trent Bridge Works, Trent Bridge, Nottingham,...'