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'''Robert Wilson and Sons''' of Blue Row, Bishop Auckland, Co. Durham.
 
'''Robert Wilson and Sons''' of Blue Row, Bishop Auckland, Co. Durham.
  
* 1849 Company founded.
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1849 Company founded.
  
* 1914 Directory: Steel Founders. <ref>[[Kelly's Directory of Durham, 1914]]</ref>
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1914 Directory: Steel Founders. <ref>[[Kelly's Directory of Durham, 1914]]</ref>
  
* 1914 Manufacturers of steel castings and colliery plant, stone and coal boring machines, bore rod ends for using against old workings, forge and steel works. Employees 400. <ref>[[1914 Whitakers Red Book]]</ref>
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1914 Manufacturers of steel castings and colliery plant, stone and coal boring machines, bore rod ends for using against old workings, forge and steel works. Employees 400. <ref>[[1914 Whitakers Red Book]]</ref>
  
* 1941 Private company.
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1941 Private company.
  
* 1961 Food processors and manufacturers of pet foods, feeding stuffs, fat and fertilizers. Distributors, exporters and manufacturers of fire-fighting foam compound. 800 employees. <ref>[[1961 Dun and Bradstreet KBE]]</ref>
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1961 Food processors and manufacturers of pet foods, feeding stuffs, fat and fertilizers. Distributors, exporters and manufacturers of fire-fighting foam compound. 800 employees. <ref>[[1961 Dun and Bradstreet KBE]]</ref>
  
 
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[[Category: Town - Bishop Auckland]]
 
[[Category: Town - Bishop Auckland]]
 
[[Category: Iron/Steel Foundry]]
 
[[Category: Iron/Steel Foundry]]
[[Category: Forgings]]
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[[Category: Forging]]
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[[Category: Mining Machinery]]
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[[Category: Food Machinery]]

Latest revision as of 11:53, 7 December 2020

Robert Wilson and Sons of Blue Row, Bishop Auckland, Co. Durham.

1849 Company founded.

1914 Directory: Steel Founders. [1]

1914 Manufacturers of steel castings and colliery plant, stone and coal boring machines, bore rod ends for using against old workings, forge and steel works. Employees 400. [2]

1941 Private company.

1961 Food processors and manufacturers of pet foods, feeding stuffs, fat and fertilizers. Distributors, exporters and manufacturers of fire-fighting foam compound. 800 employees. [3]

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