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of 39 Regent Street, London
1837 Business established
1882 Gossamer Waterproofs
1896 The name was changed as above.
1927 New company incorporated, Swan and Edgar (1927) Ltd, to acquire the old one
1920s Debenhams acquired an interest in the company