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of Essex Works, Aston, Birmingham. Telephone: Birmingham Central 2169. Telegraphic Address: "Eureka".
1862 Company established.
1890 John Wright and Co was registered on 21 June, to take over the business of gas engineers of the firm of the same name.
1932 Company made private.
1932 Name changed.
1937 Listed Exhibitor - British Industries Fair. "Regulo" controlled New World Gas Cookers. High "Beam" Gas fires. Gas Radiators. Gas-operated Hot-water Apparatus and large cooking apparatus for hotels and boarding houses. (Stand Nos. Ca.603 and Ca.502) 
1961 Manufacturers of kitchen ranges, gas fires and cookers and space heaters. 1,200 employees.