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of Monifieth, Scotland
1801 Company founded.
1902 Private company.
1914 Manufacturers of preparing and spinning machinery for flax, hemp, jute and tow, iron and brass founders, wheel gearing of all kinds, both moulded and machine-cut; also brass necks and steps for all classes of textile machinery, Orr's Patent Jute Root Opener, Spence's Patent Jute Root Comber, Prause Patent Mechanical Doffing Spinning Frame. 
1961 Engineers, textile machinists and iron and brass founders specialising in jute spinning and weaving machinery and contractors' plant. 500 employees.