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Prestwich, Parker Ltd. of Atherton, near Manchester.
1856 Company founded.
1912 Private company formed as J. C. Prestwich Ltd.
1946 Company made public and name changed.
1961 Manufacturers of black, bright, high tensile, stainless, alloy, bolts, studs and nuts. 450 employees.