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of Dundee Works, Canal Street, Bootle, Liverpool
1861 Company established by Alexander Nicoll and Robert Peter.
1881 James Bruce joined the firm as partner.
1893 Incorporated as a limited company.
1914 Jute spinners and manufacturers. Specialities: jute goods of all descriptions, especially jute bagging for covering cotton, for home and US trade; coal and other bags; wool packs, sheets and top bags; D W baggings and twilled sackings. Employees 400.