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Leith Roperie Employee With Lord Provost Ian Johnson-Gilbert Having Been Presented With Gold Watch For Fifty Years Service c.1959


About this memory

Harry Eccles (right) with the Lord Provost (left).

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: 0446-028

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