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September 1902. Vulcanite Asphalte Roofing.
March 1907.
March 1907.
December 1907.
Nov 1919.
April 1933. Kamferfelt.
November 1933.
December 1933.
July 1949.

of 116, Cannon Street, London E.C. (late 2, New Union Street and at Belfast (1903); of 7 Donegal Square West, Belfast (1908); of 96 Peckham Road, London, SE16 (1937)

1901 The company was registered on 19 July, and carries of the business of asphalte and vulcanite roofing manufacturers. [1]

1937 Flat roofing contractors (building trade). "Ark" Pure Bitumen Roofings. "Rexilite" Pure Bitumen Roofings. [2]

1971 Acquired by Ruberoid Co Ltd, another maker of building materials and roofing sub-contractors[3]

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. The Stock Exchange Year Book 1908
  2. 1937 The Aeroplane Directory of the Aviation and Allied Industries
  3. The Times, May 11, 1971