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Petrie and Co

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of Phoenix Foundry, Whitehall Street, Rochdale

1814 Company established

1825 Dissolution of the partnership of John Petrie and Alexander Petrie, as brass and iron founders at Syke Foundry in the Rossendale Forest, Lancs.; the business was continued by Alexander Petrie under his own name[1]

1909 Maker of Scott's air compressors

Subsequently John Petrie and Co

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Sources of Information

  1. The London Gazette 30 April 1825