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Muir, Duckworth and Co

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of 3, Rumford Place, Liverpool.


Established in 1810 by Walter A. Duckworth in Charleston, South Carolina, U.S.A. Partnership Successions: (1) Joseph Battersby; (2) Joseph Battersby and Nephew; (3) William Battersby & Co.; (4) Muir & Duckworth; (5) Muir, Duckworth & Co.

1914 Present Principals: Walter B. Duckworth and Julius A. Prior. Branch: Bank Street, Manchester. Business: All descriptions of American and Egyptian Cotton. Specialities: High-class strong stapled Texas, and all descriptions of Extra Staples and Sea Islands.

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