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Campbell, Achnach and Co

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of 110 Commerce Street, Glasgow, and of 18 Bridge Street and Trinity Quay, Aberdeen

Waterproof and indiarubber manufacturers and other products

  • 1879 New branch opened in Aberdeen[1].
  • 1879 Robert Thompson joined as junior partner in the Aberdeen business
  • 1885 Dissolution of the partnership; Thompson to have the business (waterproof and indiarubber manufacturer)[2].
  • 1888 Demonstration of diving suit at Glasgow exhibition of india rubber products[3].
  • 1891 Fire at the Tradeston factory[4].

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Sources of Information

  1. Aberdeen Weekly Journal 26 September 1879
  2. Aberdeen Weekly Journal, 9 January 1892
  3. Glasgow Herald 26 September 1888
  4. Glasgow Herald, 22 June 1891