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J. P. Cochrane and Co

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Golf club, ball and accessories manufacturers, Murano Works, Albert Street, Edinburgh.

1896 Established by James Pringle Cochrane.

1921 J. P. Cochrane and Company Limited was incorporated as a private company, with a capital of £55,000 to take over the business of the same name and to manufacture golf balls, golf clubs, motor and cycle tyres and tubes.[1]

1930 Liquidators were appointed to wind up the company voluntarily with a view to its reconstruction.[2]

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Sources of Information

  1. The Scotsman 29 January 1921
  2. London Gazette 17 January 1930
  • National Records of Scotland BT2/11591
  • Post Office Edinburgh and Leith Directory 1940-41