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James Walmsley and Co (Preston)

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August 1923
March 1925.
Oil-cooled engine on display in Somerset in 2010

manufacturers of transport vehicles, of Frank street, Preston

of Marathon Works, Preston, Lancs

Acquired the production rights to small single cylinder oil-cooled engines designed by Granville Bradshaw.

1925 W. H. Dorman and Co took over rights to the engines, which continued to bear the name 'The Bradshaw' [1]

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Sources of Information

  1. 'Granville Bradshaw - a flawed genius?' by Barry M Jones, Panther Publishing, 2008. ISBN 978 0 9556595 4 6