Metropolitan-Vickers Electrical Company Limited 1899

Nationality:
British
based:
Trafford Park, Trafford, Greater Manchester, England, United Kingdom

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 Ltd.in 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.