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Morgan and Co

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March 1907.
April 1907.
April 1907.
April 1908.
July 1908. Advert for Adler Cars.
November 1908. Advert for Adler Cars.
June 1909. Advert for Adler Cars.
June 1909.
November 1909. Advert for Adler Cars.
November 1909.
June 1911.
August 1912.
August 1912.
May 1913.
March 1914.
June 1923.

Morgan and Co of Long Acre, London (1908) of Leighton Buzzard (WW1)

Agents for Adler Cars

1885 The company was registered on 30 October, and has acquired the businesses of carriage builders of Morgan and Co, of London, and other firms. [1]

c1903 Made bodies for the Vauxhall Ironworks Co

1905 December. Letter stating that the cars are 'All British' by Henry E. J. Edwards.[2] In later correspondence the refuse to state where these premises are or to allow a writer to view them.

1913-1917 For a list of the models and prices see the 1917 Red Book. Selling Adler (German) cars.

WW1 Morgan and Co was a maker of aeroplanes. [3] The works was used to assemble Vickers Vimy two-engined bombers, Sopwith 1 1/2-Strutters, Airco D.H.6 and the and Avro 504K

1919 The company was taken out of liquidation by R. E. Jones Ltd

1925 Morgan and Co of Dover Street, London exhibited a small-boat petrol paraffin engine.

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. The Stock Exchange Year Book 1908
  2. The Autocar 1905/12/02
  3. Aeroplanes of the Royal Flying Corps (Military Wing) by J. M. Bruce. Published 1982 ISBN 0-370-30084-x