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Martin Walter started a family company making harnesses for horses.
They then progressed to producing Carriages
They started to sell various cars and commercial vehicles.
During WW1 they helped with military vehicles of all sizes and types at their established coach works.
The development of the motor caravan such as the Bedford CA brought Martin Walter the opportunity to develop the ‘Dormatic’ folding seat and the patented Dormobile roof with 2 bunks which gave the CA a 4-berth capacity.
Conversions were produced on vehicle makes such as Ford, GM, Fiat, Chrysler, Land Rover, Triumph, Austin, VW, Morris Standard and many others.
Collapse of the original company ‘Martin Walter’
‘Dormobile Ltd’ became available for purchase
Dormobile’s name and goodwill is purchased from the Official Receiver
Dormobile Ltd’ is purchased by SHB Hire Ltd
Dormobile specialises in the supply of spare parts to the original Dormobile vehicle market, the production of the famous Classic lifting roof for the Land Rovers and VW camper vans and also offers interior conversion and furniture installations