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of Ferry Road, Rainham, Essex.
Manufacturer of liquor ammonia, tar, creosote, pitch, rubber chemicals
c.1880 Established at a creek site at Rainham Ferry to refine crude tar
1971 With the introduction of North Sea gas, coal carbonization ceased, and crude tar was no longer available.