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of Waterlooville, Cosham, near Portsmouth.

1905 Company founded.

1947 Private company formed as Wadham Brothers.

1958 Name changed.

1961 Vehicle distributors, automobile engineers, coach builders, agricultural machinery and industrial machinery distributors and engineers. 1,050 employees.[1]

1968 Wadham (Holdings) merged with Stringer Motors to form Wadham Stringer[2]

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Sources of Information

  1. * 1961 Dun and Bradstreet KBE
  2. The Times Dec. 20, 1968