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Sylko Paper Converters

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Possibly successor in some way to Sylko Crepe Paper Mills

A public company

c.1960 Renamed Harper Paper Group and reorganised[1]. Mr J. A. Holland was chairman[2]

1961 Acquired by J. A. and P. Holland

1963 of Kenyon Street, Blackburn, described as part of the Harper Paper Group[3]

1965 Cavenham Foods acquired the remaining shares in J. A. and P. Holland that it did not already own.

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. The Times, September 14, 1960
  2. The Times, September 21, 1960
  3. The London Gazette 13 August 1963