British Thomson-Houston Company Limited 1896


1886 - Formed from Laing, Wharton & Down, London;

1892 - became part of Thomson-Houston Electric Company;

1896 - name changed to British Thomson-Houston Company Ltd;

1928 - merged with Metropolitan-Vickers Electrical Company Ltd.;

1929 - became part of the holding company Associated Electrical Industries Ltd (AEI); Brand name retained until 1959 when AEI was used

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