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Marryat and Place

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industrial electrification and maintenance contractors, of 28 and 29 Hatton Garden, London. During 1926 these properties were being partially rebuilt, the offices were relocated to 40 Hatton Garden, London E.C. 1.

Carried out the maintenance for Marryat and Scott.

1891 Howard Marryat founded the partnership of Marryat and Place.

1910 Marryat and Place acquired lift manufacturers Joseph Richmond and Co.

1919 Private company Marryat and Scott was formed by Howard Marryat and Murray D. Scott to acquire the lift and hoist business of Marryat and Place.

1930 Converted into private limited company Marryat and Place Ltd.

1950 Private company incorporated to acquire Marryat and Scott Ltd and Marryat and Place Ltd (industrial electrification and maintenance contractors), and then was converted into a public company.[1]

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Sources of Information

  1. The Times, Oct 18, 1950