Grace's Guide

British Industrial History

Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 144,286 pages of information and 230,176 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

Gueret, Llewellyn and Merrett

From Graces Guide

Revision as of 18:24, 11 July 2020 by PaulF (talk | contribs) (Sources of Information)
(diff) ← Older revision | Latest revision (diff) | Newer revision → (diff)
Jump to: navigation, search

Coal sales and export organisation

1874 T. J. Callaghan (1858- ) began his commercial career with Gueret which company later became Gueret, Llewellyn, Merrett Ltd., Coal Exporters & Shipbrokers. For many years he was Chairman of the Company.

1930 Amalgamated with several collieries into Welsh Associated Collieries

By 1934 the company had become associated with GKN; as a result T. J. Callaghan became a director of GKN.

1936 Welsh Associated Collieries were absorbed into the Powell Duffryn Associated Collieries.

By 1946 the company was a subsidiary of Powell Duffryn[1]

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. The Times, Aug 14, 1946
  • T J Callaghan, Durham Mining Museum [1]