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Search Aspect ( 600 Group )
Location - Leeds & District

[1]
George Cohen, Sons & Co. Ltd., Town Street (Stanningley)
Black & White imageUndated. An employee of George Cohen, Sons & Co. Ltd. is working on a Howitzer shell in this image dating from the Second World War. He is using a lathe to turn wavy bands in copper band grooves of the 5.5" gun Howitzer shell. The depot was located in Town Street but closed down in 1987. The company evolved to become the 600 Group Ltd., now the largest machine tool company in the U.K.
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George Cohen, Sons & Co. Ltd., Town Street (Stanningley)
Black & White imageUndated. A war-time scene in the engineering works of George Cohen, Sons & Co. Ltd., Town Street. A large workforce of men and women are working on the rough forming of a 6 pounder anti-tank nose caps (bottom, centre). The works closed down in 1987 but the company is successful world wide and is now registered as the 600 Group Ltd.
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