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1934 Minneapolis-Honeywell Regulator Co acquired the US Brown Instrument Co.
1936 Opened a UK office, Honeywell Brown, selling valves and control devices
1949 A wholly-owned subsidiary of Minneapolis-Honeywell Regulator Co; it leased a factory at Blantyre in Glasgow to make most of the parts needed in its indicating, recording and controlling instruments
1958 The company became Honeywell Controls