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1905 Business established in Glasgow by John White Millen and his brother A Hood Millen
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1919 The business was transferred to the Saucel site in Paisley, which had previously housed a brewery. The site operated as a dry-land shipyard, building light draft vessels, barges and pontoons for shipment and re-erection, as well as steel tanks and chimneys
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1940 Incorporated as Millen Brothers Limited
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1968 The company ceased trading and went into voluntary liquidation the following year
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1977 The company was finally dissolved
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Revision as of 15:25, 23 May 2020

Shipbuilders and steelwork contractors, Saucel Iron Works, Paisley

1905 Business established in Glasgow by John White Millen and his brother A Hood Millen

1919 The business was transferred to the Saucel site in Paisley, which had previously housed a brewery. The site operated as a dry-land shipyard, building light draft vessels, barges and pontoons for shipment and re-erection, as well as steel tanks and chimneys

1940 Incorporated as Millen Brothers Limited

1968 The company ceased trading and went into voluntary liquidation the following year

1977 The company was finally dissolved

See Also

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