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Cowan Hulbert

One of the companies situated on Bushey Mill Lane was Cowan Hulbert Ltd. This company was a designer and manufacturer of construction plant and equipment, as used by public contractors. [1]

Cowan Hulbert Ltd. was bought out by Blaw Knox Ltd. in 1929. From 1929, Mr C.H. Grist was employed by Blaw Knox in the Cowan Hulbert subsiduary. He was regarded as an valued member of the company because of his experience of design of construction machinery. In 1947 he was named as joint Managing director of Blaw Knox. [2]

Credits

Research: Rebecca; North Watford History Group.
Author: Rebecca; North Watford History Group.

References

  1. Blaw Knox Limited Prospectus; The Times, 8 Dec 1947, page 9
  2. Blaw Knox Limited Prospectus; The Times, 8 Dec 1947, page 9

[Added by Glen: 00:24am 11 May 2009]

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