Metropolitan-Vickers Electrical Company Limited 1899

Trafford Park, Trafford, Greater Manchester, England, United Kingdom
Trafford and Trafford Park

Formed from British Westinghouse, an American subsidiary based at Trafford Park Manchester since 1899. Merged with Vickers Limited to become Metropolitan-Vickers Electrical Company Ltd. in 1919. Merged with British Thomson-Houston 1928, before becoming part of the holding company Associated Electrical Industries Ltd (AEI) in 1929. Brand name was retained until 1959 when AEI was used. 1919-1959 - manufacturing at Trafford Park. 1919-1959 - the registered office was in London.