Grace's Guide To British Industrial History

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Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 163,368 pages of information and 245,906 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 147,919 pages of information and 233,587 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

F. S. Sandeman and Sons

From Graces Guide

of Manhattan Jute Works, Dundee

Maker of patent cotton belting machinery

Frank Stewart Sandeman became a partner in Luncarty Bleachfield Co, Perthshire in 1860. In 1862 he founded the firm Laing and Sandeman with W Laing. It was dissolved in 1873 to form Sandeman, Keillor & Co. Keillor left a year later and that same year Manhattan Works opened in Dundee. In 1876 and 1887 respectively Stewart and Fred D Stewart Sandeman joined the firm to form F S Sandeman & Sons. Fred's two younger brothers joined the firm in 1900, and it became a limited company. In 1921 it amalgamated with Jute Industries Ltd. It went into voluntary liquidation in 1932.[1]

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Sources of Information

  1. [1] Archives Hub: F. Stewart Sandeman & Sons Ltd, Cotton and Jute Spinners and Manufacturers, Dundee