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1946. From The British Trade Journal. March edition.
Sept 1953.
December 1961

of Haddenham, Bucks

of 125 Bristol Road, Gloucester.

1937 Company founded - see Horden-Richmond Aircraft Co

1944 Edmund Hordern left the company.

The company was later taken over by Rotol.

1947 Hordern-Richmond Ltd was put into voluntary liquidation[1]

1947 Private company.

1954 Acquired by Permali[2].

1961 Manufacturers of hydulignum and laminated compressed wood used by aircraft and general engineering industries. Also manufacture main and tail rotors for helicopters. 900 employees. [3]

1982 Hordern-Richmond (Sales) Ltd was removed from the register of companies[4]

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. The London Gazette 15 August 1947
  2. The Times, Sep 23, 1954
  3. 1961 Dun and Bradstreet KBE
  4. The London Gazette 17 September 1982