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Dudley Coles Long

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The building and civil engineering division of Bath and Portland Group

Formed from amalgamation of Dudley Coles with ...

1968 Management reorganised in order to stem losses in this division[1]

1969 Bath and Portland integrated its building and civil engineering activities, forming 2 new subsidiaries: Marples Ridgway would be the new subsidiary carrying out all civil engineering work; Marples Ridgway (Building) would be the subsidiary controlling all building activities; Dudley Coles Long would be a subsidiary of Marples Ridgway (Building) [2]

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Sources of Information

  1. The Times, December 7, 1968
  2. The Times, June 16, 1969