Deans and Lightalloys
of Grovehill, Beverley, manufacturers of doors and other superstructure for rail and road passenger vehicles.
1960 Company formed by Manganese Bronze from 2 of its subsidiaries. Lightalloys' factory at Willesden was sold and Lightalloys production merged with that of Deans at Beverley. Formation of Deans and Lightalloys.
1963 Manganese Bronze Holdings Ltd formed with two subsidiaries - Manganese Bronze Ltd and Alpax Ltd to hold the Deans and Lightalloys and other companies operating principally at Willesden and Beverley.
Sources of Information
- The Times, 30 June 1961
- 1963 Motor Show
- The Times, Wednesday, Apr 17, 1963