Swire & Yuill

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Administrative / Biographical History

Following the bankruptcy in 1894 of Lorimer, Rome & Company, the main representative for Swire business in Australia, Messrs Yuill & Compay took over the agency for Swire's Australian interests in Newcastle, Sydney and Melbourne in 1900. In 1948, the firm of Swire & Yuill was created to carry on their Australian business

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