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of 11 Great George Street, Westminster
1910 William Thomson Halcrow became chief engineer of the contracting firm Topham, Jones and Railton. At this time major projects were construction of the King George V Dock in Singapore and the survey of the approach to Rosyth Dockyard.
1930 The company was one of a group of 6 contractors who had agreed to fund putting a bill through Parliament and obtaining necessary geological information for the Channel Tunnel Co and had agreed to build the British half of the tunnel