P Frankenstein and Sons Limited 1854 - 1971

industry:
Manufacturer of protective clothing and equipment,
Waterproof clothing manufacturer
Nationality:
British
based:
Newton Heath, Manchester, Manchester urban district, Greater Manchester, England, United Kingdom

1854 - P Frankenstein and Sons founded. Worked with rubber to produce waterproof textiles. Later incorporated as a limited company

1925 - Frankenstein Group Ltd incorporated

1940s - produced specialised flying and survival suits and equipment

1970 - acquired by Slater, Walker Securities

1971 - become part of the Allied Polymer Group