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of 12 Newton Street, Manchester
1891 The company was registered on 26 November, to acquire several businesses of book cloth manufacturers, bleachers, dyers including mills in Rhode Island, U.S.A. and works at Bamberg, in Germany. 
1959 Subsidiaries included: