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1706 The company was originally founded as West and Wyatt.
1802 Mention of Richard West, King Street, Soho 
1806 Listed as West and Wyatt, Oilmen of 11 King Street, Soho 
1814 Listed as West and Wyatt, Oilmen of 11 King Street, Soho 
1824 Advert concerning Richard West Esq, deceased, formerly of 11 King Street, Soho and since of St. Albans, Oilman and Salter 
1830 Sold the business and it became Crosse and Blackwell