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of Dudley Port, Tipton, Staffs

1946 Subsidiary of Vono Ltd when it went public

1949 Subsidiary of Vono Ltd; manufactured cotton felt and fibre pad products[1]

1951 Subsidiary of Vono Industrial Products Ltd; this company made flock products[2]

1956 Vono Industrial Products changed its name to Duport

1975 Part of the General Division of Duport[3]

2008 In voluntary liquidation[4]

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Sources of Information

  1. The Times , Apr 08, 1949
  2. The Times, Mar 07, 1951
  3. The Times, May 28, 1975
  4. The Times, October 13, 2008