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Purfleet Wharf and Saw Mills

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of Pinners Hall, Austin Friars, London, E.C., and Purfleet, Essex.

Wharfingers and Saw Millers

Established in 1899 by Millars' Karri and Jarrah Forests, Ltd.

Incorporated as a Limited Company in 1901.

1914 Directors: Richard Combe, J.P. (Chairman), James White, LL.D., and C. Peto Bennett. Premises: Claim to have the largest pier on the River Thames. Staff: About 150. Specialities: Handling Millars, Hardwoods, chiefly Karri & Jarrah. Discharge of all classes of cargoes.

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