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of Harrogate, Yorkshire
1919 Company founded.
1922 Private company.
1947 Company made public.
1961 Contractors and exporters of coal, coke and fuel oil, steel arches and rails; shipowners; warfingers and transport contractors. Manufacturers of asphalt, tarmacadam and bituminous carpeting's; porous pipes; concrete products; granite, limestone, sand and gravel quarry owners; prefabricated permanent housing, light weight roofing; building and civil engineering contractors; cotton bag manufacturers.