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Salamon and Co

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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.

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  • British History online [1]