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1943. From The Engineer’s Year Book.

of Glasgow; telegrams "Blazon-Glasgow"

1838 Company founded.

1904 Became private company Blair, Campbell and McLean

1930 Name changed.

1948 Acquired by Mirrlees Watson Co

1961 General engineers and manufacturers of sugar machinery, chemical plant, distilling plant and brewery plant. 400 employees.

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