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English Velvet and Cord Dyers Association

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of 30 Princess Street, Manchester

1899 A combination of velvet dyers was being organised[1]

1899 Fourteen companies merged to form the English Velvet and Cord Dyers Association. The company was registered on 7 April. [2]

1907 Public issue of shares[3]

1949 English Velvet and Cord Dyers Association changed its articles of association and its name to English Velvets[4]

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Sources of Information

  1. The Yorkshire Herald, February 13, 1899
  2. The Stock Exchange Year Book 1908
  3. The Times Mar 14, 1907
  4. The Times, Mar 08, 1949