Edinburgh Roperie and Sailcloth Co
of Leith, Edinburgh.
1750 Company established by a number of Leith merchants and combinations of minor ropeworks.
1914 Rope manufacturers. Specialities: cordage, lines, twines, binder twines, sailcloth, canvas, waterproofed cloth and covers. Employees 1,060. 
Sources of Information
- 1914 Whitakers Red Book
- National Archives