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Chatteris Engineering Works Co

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Chatteris Engineering Works Company of Cambridgeshire.

1895 "NOTICE is hereby given that the Partnership heretofore subsisting for the purpose of carrying on business at Chatteris in the county of Cambridge under the style of the Chatteris Engineering Works Company was on the 1st day of August 1895 dissolved by mutual consent so far as regards Sydney Taber Mowbray who on that day retired from the business and that all debts due and owing to or by the said late firm will be received and paid by the continuing partners who will carry on the said business under the style aforesaid".[1]

1900 Issued catalogue of mining machinery.

1918 the Partnership between Daniel Francis and Nathan Clayden, carrying on business as Engineers, at Chatteris, as Chatteris Engineering Works Company was dissolved in 1917. All debts due to and owing by would be met by the Chatteris Engineering Company Limited, which has acquired the said business.[2]

1924 Chatteris Engineering Co was wound up[3] for purposes of reconstruction

1931 "NOTICE is hereby given that a General Meeting of the above named Company will be held at 15, Bedford Row, London, W.C.1, on Monday, the llth day of January, 1932, at 12.30 o'clock in the afternoon for the purpose of having an account laid before the Company of the winding-up, showing how the winding-up has been conducted and the property of the Company has been disposed of, and for the purpose of hearing any explanation that may be given by the Liquidator, and for the purpose of passing an Extraordinary Resolution directing how the books and papers of the Company, and of the Liquidator, are to be disposed of."[4]


1934 (?) It became the Fairleede Engineering Co


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Sources of Information

  1. London Gazette 6 August 1895
  2. London Gazette 3 September 1918
  3. London Gazette 21 March 1924
  4. London Gazette 11 December 1931
  • The Engineer 1900/02/09 p159