Northern Rubber Co
of Victoria Works, Retford, Nottinghamshire, india rubber manufacturers. Telephone: Retford 256/257/258. Telegraphic Address: "Rubber, Retford"
1870 Alfred Pegler bought the Victoria Works, Retford, that had been producing a type of linoleum.
1881 Northern India Rubber Co, of East Retford (T. J. Watson manager)
1910 Grimsby Rubber Co was put into voluntary liquidation; the meeting was held at Northern Rubber Co's offices; chairman was Frank Pegler
By 1911 Stephen had retired from the business 
1914 Principal: Frank Pegler. Staff: 400. Specialities: Rubber for Railways, Steam Ships, Mines, &c. Waterproof Cloth and Clothing. Patents: Leatherite jointing for High Pressure and resistance to Acids and Alkalies.
1914 Manufacturers of rubber for railways, steam ships, mines etc., waterproof cloth and clothing. Employees 400. 
1914 Pegler Brothers and Co (Glasgow) Ltd was incorporated to acquire the Bridgeton, Glasgow business.
1937 Listed Exhibitor - British Industries Fair. Sole makers of Leatherite for Steam Alkalis and Acids. Also Nordoil, Resistant to Oils, Benzol, Petrol. Trichlorethylene, Cellulose, and other Solvents. Manufacturers of Mechanical Rubber Goods. Speciality: Potato Digger Sleeves. (Stand Nos. D.817 and D.716) 
1990 Company began supplying steering column assemblies for the Nissan Primera, produced in Sunderland, Tyne and Wear.
1998 Company re-structured.