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The Proprietors of Hay's Wharf Ltd, of Tooley St., London S.E.1, responsible for wharfage and transport of goods.
1861 Business established
c1908 Public company incorporated
1958 The 50th AGM of the company was held in London. Subsidiary companies of Hay' Wharf Ltd included:
1964 Acquired London and Rochester Trading
1970 Started redeveloping land around Tower Bridge and on the south side of the Thames
1980 Acquired by the Kuwait Investment Office which had held more than 30 percent of the shares for some years
The property interests were all divested
1987 Hays Group, provider of transport and distribution services, chemical manufacturing, staff recruitment and graphic arts, was sold to its management
1989 The company was listed on the Stock Market