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Gillingham Portland Cement Co

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of Westminster Chambers, London SW (1875)[1]

1882 Installation of compound steam engine at the company's works at Chatham[2]

c.1889 May have been the company who set up the Quarry Works, Frindsbury

1893 The Company built a new works on the Thames rather than develop Quarry Works, owing to the difficulties of chalk supply.

1895 Sold the Quarry Works.

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Sources of Information

  1. Post Office Directory
  2. The Engineer 1884