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of Eagle Paint Works. Offices: Bute Docks, Cardiff
of Britannic Works, Newcastle-upon-Tyne (1929), Paint Specialists, makers of protective coatings.
1867 Business established by John Dampney at Plymouth.
1898 Incorporated as a Limited Company.
1914 Directors: C. C. Percy (Chairman), Richard Cory, R. W. Cory, W. Swan Dixon, J. B. Dampney (Managing Director). Agents at all the principal ports of the world. Specialities: Compound for preventing incrustation and corrosion inside steam boilers; graphite paint for preserving steel structural work, etc. Makers of Antifouling Composition for Ships' Bottoms, Special Compounds for Holds and Decks of Ships.
1930 Incorporated into British Paints Ltd
1933 Ferreko Road Marking Paint.