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* 1870 advert list them as at Broad Street, Birmingham.
 
* 1870 advert list them as at Broad Street, Birmingham.
 
* 1872 The company moved to premises in Ledsam Street.
 
* 1872 The company moved to premises in Ledsam Street.
* 1874 They built a second locomotive for Pike Brothers and this is now in the [[Goods Shed Museum]] at Corfe Castle Station on the Swanage Railway. It was for a time in the [[Birmingham City Museum]] (from > to ?)
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* 1874 They built a second locomotive for Pike Brothers and this is now in the Goods Shed Museum at Corfe Castle Station on the Swanage Railway.
 
* 1880 Steam launch engine (Exhibit at [[Birmingham Thinktank Museum]]). States they were a world-leader in the production of marine engine form 1860s to 1890s. Listed as Bellis and Co.
 
* 1880 Steam launch engine (Exhibit at [[Birmingham Thinktank Museum]]). States they were a world-leader in the production of marine engine form 1860s to 1890s. Listed as Bellis and Co.
 
* 1884 Marine engineer, [[Alfred Morcom]], became a partner in the business.
 
* 1884 Marine engineer, [[Alfred Morcom]], became a partner in the business.
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* 1992 Rotten Park Street works closed.
 
* 1992 Rotten Park Street works closed.
 
* Owned by the [[Powell Duffryn]] Group who acquired the firm in 19? from ? and operate it along with several other Industrial compressor manufacturers, such as [[Hamworthy Engineering]] as part of the Process industry engineering division.<!-- possibly acquired from Kaverna via NEI -->
 
* Owned by the [[Powell Duffryn]] Group who acquired the firm in 19? from ? and operate it along with several other Industrial compressor manufacturers, such as [[Hamworthy Engineering]] as part of the Process industry engineering division.<!-- possibly acquired from Kaverna via NEI -->
* The company was sold to [[Gardner Denver Inc.]] of the US in 2001 by Powell Duffryn after the Japanese Nikko Principal Investments Group took control.<ref>[http://www.internationallawoffice.com/Deals/Detail.aspx?r=861 International Law Office] - deal reports</ref>
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* The company was sold to [[Gardner Denver Inc.]] of the US in 2001 by Powell Dufryn after the Japanese Nikko Principal Investments Group took control.<ref>[http://www.internationallawoffice.com/Deals/Detail.aspx?r=861 International Law Office] - deal reports</ref>
   
 
==Product range==
 
==Product range==
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