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John Croall and Sons

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of 23 to 24 Greenside Place, Edinburgh, and Castle Terrace, Edinburgh, and Perth.

c1814 Company established.

1851 The business was William Croall junior at this address

1897 Public company.

1899 Incorporated as a limited company.

1908 Acquired H. J. Mulliner[1]

1914 Motor body builders; motor carriage and taxicab hirers; horse and carriage auctioneers; job masters; funeral undertakers. Employees 350. [2]

1959 Sold H. J. Mulliner to Rolls-Royce[3]

1961 Motor car hirers and garage proprietors.[4]


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Sources of Information

  1. Bentley Continental [1]
  2. 1914 Whitakers Red Book
  3. The Times, Jul 07, 1959
  4. * 1961 Dun and Bradstreet KBE