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M.T.E. Control Gear

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October 1946.
December 1946.

of Progress Road, Leigh-on-Sea, Essex.

Manufacturers of electrical control gear.

1945 Company founded as Machine Tool Electrics.

1969 Acquired Contactor Switchgear.

1974 Company acquired by Ransome Hoffmann Pollard Co.

1988 became part of Pilgrim House

1988 Sold to Williams Holdings

1989 Williams sold the business[1] to B. Elliott and Co.

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Sources of Information

  1. The Times, April 19, 1989