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United Collieries

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of Glasgow

1898 The company was registered on 10 March. [1]

1902 Acquired 23 colliery concerns, mainly in Lanarkshire and many adjacent to the company's existing property[2]

1902 Acquired Cambuslang Coal Co Ltd [3]

c.1916 Acquired Robertson Love and Co[4]

1922 Lord Invernairn was one of the directors

1962 The company was wound up[5]

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. The Stock Exchange Year Book 1908
  2. The Times, June 19, 1902
  3. The Edinburgh Gazette 29 August 1902
  4. The Edinburgh Gazette 6 June 1916
  5. The London Gazette 16 February 1962