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Walkers, Fishwick and Co

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of Low Elswick, Newcastle-upon-Tyne. Also had operations at London, Chester, Derby and Glasgow

White lead manufacturers formed by Samuel Walker and Richard Fishwick

Later became Walkers, Parker and Co when Samuel's grandson Samuel Walker Parker became managing partner

See Also


Sources of Information

  • Lost Industries of the Tyne by Alan Morgan, Ken Smith and Tom Yellowley. Published 2013. ISBN 978 1 85795 216 2