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1885 Born son of Charles Crichton
1913 Established the business J. Crichton and Co, shipbuilders at Connah's Quay on the outskirts of the city of Chester. Initially it operated as a subsidiary of C. & H. Crichton, the ship repair business owned by the father of James Crichton.