Grace's Guide To British Industrial History

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Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 147,919 pages of information and 233,587 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 147,919 pages of information and 233,587 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

British and Irish Steam Packet Co

From Graces Guide
1904.

of North Wall, Dublin

1836 The company was established.

1879 On 1 July, the company was registered with the present title. [1]

1940 Tom Fielden Wrigley, Chief Officer of m/v " Munster " (of British and Irish Steam Packet Company, Ltd., Coast Lines, Ltd., Liverpool) was awarded OBE for his actions after the vessel hit a mine[2]

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Sources of Information

  1. The Stock Exchange Year Book 1908
  2. London Gazette 24 May 1940