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of Howden Clough, Birstall.
1901 Company founded - see Jowett
1919 Private company - Jowett Cars Ltd.
1935 Public company.
The company became Jowett Engineering Ltd
1960 Absorbed into Hawker Siddeley
1961 Automobile, aeronautical and general engineers. 200 employees.
1979 Name changed to Hawker Siddeley Electric Motors Ltd; the principal business was export of electric motors and control gear.