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Grace Brothers and Co

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1920s William Grace Holloway, grandson of William Russell Grace, founder of the business, was appointed head of Grace Brothers and Co Ltd in London, in charge of the company's operations in Britain and Europe.[1]

1937 The board of Grace Brothers and Co decided not to continue the banking business in Britain. W. R. Grace and Co of USA planned to establish an organisation in Britain to handle their business here and also their steamship representation[2].

1938 Grace Brothers and Co had been liquidated[3]

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Sources of Information

  1. The Times Jan. 9, 1959
  2. The Times Jan. 21, 1937
  3. The TImes , Mar. 22, 1938