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P. Moir Crane and Co

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1880. From ‘The Engineer’ of 2nd January

P. Moir Crane and Co, of Bank Street, Clayton, Manchester.

1860 Established by Patrick Moir Crane and George Moir.

1864 Advertisement: 'American Petroleum, of the finest quality, for burning in Paraffine lamps, always on sale by P. MOIR CRANE & CO., 40, Deansgate, Manchester'[1]

1903 Incorporated as a Limited Company.

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Sources of Information

  1. Western Times, 22 January 1864