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Blane & Co (Engineers) (Pty) Ltd were appointed as selling agents for Fullerton, Hodgart & Barclay Ltd , engineers, Paisley, Renfrewshire, Scotland, who specialised chiefly in the construction of mine winding equipment, compressors, pumps, coolers and evaporators. Blane & Co (Engineers) (Pty) Ltd was a South African company whose main offices were in Isando, South Africa, with branches in Durban, Pretoria, Capetown and Port Elizabeth.


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Loan : liquidators : c1977

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Digital file level list available in searchroom

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Related Material

GB 80001 Offer, order, sales, job, cost, drawings and pay books of Fullerton, Hodgart & Barclay Ltd (Private. Enquiries via the National Register of Archives)

GB 248 UGD 120 Records of Fullerton, Hodgart & Barclay Ltd

GB 248 UGD 120/6/23 Records of Maitland (Ironfounders) Ltd

GB 248 UGD 120/6/27 Records of Blane & Co (Engineers) (Pty) Ltd

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