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Paint, Colour, and Varnish Manufacturers, of Morledge Mills, Derby.
1820 The firm of Ellam Jones and Co was established by William Ellam
1824 The firm of Pegg and Co. was established by Robert Pegg
1897 Ellam Jones & Co. were incorporated as a Limited Company
1899 Pegg & Co. were incorporated as a Limited Company
1908 The two old-established firms of Pegg and Ellam Jones were amalgamated as a Private Limited Company
1914 Probably the largest paint works in the Midlands.