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Robert Bowran and Co (1934)

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of Commercial Union Buildings, Pilgrim Street, Newcastle-upon-Tyne. Telephone: 28792 (3 lines). Telegraphic Address: "Bowran, Newcastle-upon-Tyne"

1893 Company established by Robert Bowran

1909 Company incorporated

1934 Reincorporated

1937 Listed Exhibitor - British Industries Fair. "Bowranite" Anti-corrosive Paints on Panels, illustrating colours and finish. "Boroid" Waterproofing. "Maxoid" Insulating and Proofing, and "Protexol" Compound. All demonstrated on concrete and brickwork. "Permotint" Washable Waterpaint Plaques showing tints. (Stand No. B.801).[1]

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