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 ===== History ===== ===== History =====
-Right after World War Two (1945) United Manufacturing came to Williamston Michigan to build Mobile Homes. ​ The driving force in bringing the factory to Williamston was Wes Young. They built the plant on the corner of Corvin & West Grand River. The peak of production, UM had about 100 workers and was a great place to work.  Over the years, mostly in the late 50's and  60's, under poor management the factory closed. The building being vacant ​mysteriousl ​burnt down in 1962. The property is now owned by the City of Williamston where it houses the Williamston Police Dept, and other businesses.+Right after World War Two (1945) United Manufacturing came to Williamston Michigan to build Mobile Homes. ​ The driving force in bringing the factory to Williamston was Wes Young. They built the plant on the corner of Corvin & West Grand River. The peak of production, UM had about 100 workers and was a great place to work.  Over the years, mostly in the late 50's and  60's, under poor management the factory closed. The building being vacant ​mysteriously ​burnt down in 1962. The property is now owned by the City of Williamston where it houses the Williamston Police Dept, and other businesses.
  
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