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of Wapping, London, E1.
1712 Company established.
The business acquired by David Gibbs, Senior.
1862 D. and W. Gibbs exhibited at the London Exhibition
1896 Incorporated as a limited company. The firm purchased the business and premises of Paton and Charles at Wapping, where they carried on the two concerns, together with that of Sharp Brothers which was also acquired.
1914 Soap makers. Specialities: every kind of hard, toilet and soft soaps; distillers of glycerine. Employees 300.