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Thorn Automation

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of Rugeley

c.1947 Company formed as Lancashire Dynamo Electronic Products.

1967 Thorn Electrical Industries acquired the company as part of Metal Industries and renamed it Thorn Automation[1].

1968 Announced new speed drives and 7.5 kVA power supplies

1968 Level Controllers

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Sources of Information

  1. The Times, 1 January 1968