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Lord Provost Falconer At Leith Roperie On Occasion Of Launch Of Nylon Sales Van c.1946

1946
Lord Provost Falconer At Leith Roperie On Occasion Of Launch Of Nylon Sales Van c.1946

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British Ropes Ltd was formed in 1924 and acquired the Edinburgh Roperie And Sailcloth Company in 1926.

From a collection of JLT Wood including rope works publicity photographs. Mr Wood worked in sales for the company.

Donor number: 0446-021

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