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of 1-3 Cornwall Road, Stamford Street, London, SE1
1787 Company established.
1911 Manufacturer of Varnishes for the Railways.
1914 Manufacturers of varnish, japan, enamel and colour for railways, steamship companies, yacht and boat builders, coach builders, motor car builders, decorators etc. 
1937 Varnish, japan enamel, gloss paint, cellulose, lacquer and synthetic enamel manufacturers.