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Bouts Brothers

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Haulage contractors of Bow, London

Cyril Eric Bouts and Ernest Leslie Bouts

1933 Announcement. 'The various road transport interests owned Oswald Tillotson, Limited, have been consolidated into a single company. This is with the object of effecting closer and more economic working. For this purpose the capital of Bouts Brothers, Limited, has been increased from £53,000 to Ordinary shares, which £175,000 have been issued. Bouts Brothers have acquired the whole of the issued capital of Mac-Carriers, Limited, City Express Motors, Limited, W. V. Greenwood, Limited, and Same Day Deliveries. The name of the company will shortly changed to Bouts-Tillotson Transport, Limited, with Mr. Oswald as chairman and Mr. Leslie Bouts managing director.'[1]

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Sources of Information

  1. Western Morning News - Thursday 05 October 1933