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of Vauxhall, London, SE
of Cliffe, near Rochester.
1810 Company established.
c.1875 Cliffe cement works set up
1886 Limited company incorporated to take over and amalgamate on co-partnership business of Francis and Co., of Nine Elma Cement Works, Bridge-foot, Vauxhall, and of Cliffe, near Rochester, the whiting works at Cliffe known aa Francis, Donald, and Johnson's Works, and of Empson, Holcombe, and Co., of the Pottery, Cliffe, cement, plaater of Paris, whiting, and cask manufacturers and merchants.
The members of the firm were:
1900 Became part of Associated Portland Cement Manufacturers