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Porn and Dunwoody

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of Union Works, Bear Gardens, London, SE1.

1927 Company founded by Marcel Porn, a Romanian by birth (he died in 1949). Address was Porn and Dunwoody Ltd. of 72-78, Fleet-street, London, E.C.4.

1927 They represented the Motorenfabrik Deutz A.G. interests in Great Britain and Ireland.[1]

Post WWII Produced the Uniporn engine in three sizes up to 12 hp. [2]

The company was also a manufacturer and installer of lifts.

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. The Engineer 1927/05/20
  2. A-Z of British Stationary Engines by Patrick Knight. Published 1996. ISBN 1 873098 37 5