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Foster, Blackett and Wilson of Hebburn, Newcastle-upon-Tyne.
1862 Company established.
1890 Took limited company status as lead merchants, lead refiners, manufacturers of and dealers in dry white lead etc. 
1914 Lead manufacturers. Specialities: chemical sheet lead, lead pipes, white lead, red and orange lead etc.