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Joseph Freeman, Sons and Co

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1927. Cementone.
April 1945.
March 1958.
June 1961. Cementone.

of Garratt Lane, Wandsworth

1776 Company founded: Joseph Freeman and Son

1897 H. C. Browning was admitted as a partner in Joseph Freeman, Sons and Co[1]

1920 Issued pamphlet entitled '1776 to 1919' containing a history of the company.

1920s the company started making paints for cement - named Cementone

1946 Joseph Freeman, Sons and Co of Cementone Works, London SW 18[2]

1964 Beaver Group acquired Cementone

1993 Formed Cementone-Beaver[3]

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Sources of Information

  1. The Times, Jan 01, 1897
  2. The Times May 06, 1946
  3. The Times, December 18, 1993