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Isleworth Rubber Co

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of Isleworth

1914 The works in Isleworth were established by Poppe and Co

1916 The works were closed; after this further machinery was delivered. The business was wound up by the government under the Trading with the Enemy Act.

1917 Prospectus issued for a new public company of this name; the company would acquire a works built by the German firm of Poppe and Co., carrying on business under the name Isleworth Rubber Co.; the name of the business was also purchased[1] [2]

1928 Company wound up[3]

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Sources of Information

  1. The Times, Jan 08, 1917
  2. The Times, Jan 10, 1917
  3. The London Gazette 6 January 1928