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British Ropeway Engineering Co

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1939. Bi-cable ship-loading ropeway, Cyprus.
1940. BRECO.

of Plantation House, Mincing Lane, London E.C.3.

Member of the Glover Group.

1916 Purchased from the Board of Trade, the enemy business known as Bleicherts Aerial Transporters.[1]

1925 Changed its address from 34, Fenchurch-street, London, EC3 to 14-18 Holborn EC1.[2]

1960 Breco ropeways and cableways. Connected with Drag Scraper and Conveyor Co.[3]

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. The Engineer 1916/12/08
  2. The Engineer 1925/04/03
  3. * Mining Year Book 1960. Published by Walter E. Skinner. Advert p185