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of 1 Railway Place, Fenchurch, London
1865 The company was established.
1906 A provisional agreement was entered into for the transfer of the undertaking to the London and India Docks Co, but notice having been received that it was the intention of the government to deal with the Port of London question, and, further, that if the amalgamation bill were proceeded with, the government would require the insertion of a sterilisation clause, it was decided to drop the bill deposited in parliament to carry out the amalgamation.