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of 59 Mark Lane, London (Head Office). Factory at Creekmouth, Barking Creek, Essex
1872 John Lawes sold his company, John Bennet Lawes and Co, which was renamed Lawes’ Chemical Manure Co Ltd. J B Lawes stayed on as a consultant. William Colchester, a former competitor and one of the investors, became Chairman.
1872 The company was registered on 23 May.
Later became Lawes Chemical Co