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of 8 to 10 Lancelots Hey, Liverpool
1780 Company established.
1896 Incorporated as a private limited company.
1914 Manufacturers of hemp rope, sails and tarpaulins. Speciality: White Star brand manila rope used on the largest steamships in the world at the time.