Henry Franklin Limited

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Type of entity

Corporate body

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Henry Franklin Limited

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Description area

Dates of existence

c. 1934 - 1956

History

The company was founded by Henry Franklin, a coal merchant who later became a miller at Ivel Mill, Biggleswade, in 1883. Henry Franklin Ltd, flour miller and agricultural merchant was bought by Dalgety in 1959 to form Dalgety Franklin Ltd (1959 - 1965).

Places

Biggelswade, Bedfordshire

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Functions, occupations and activities

agricultural wholesaling; cereal manufacturing

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Relationships area

Related entity

Samuel Wilkerson and Son Limited (c. 1952 - 1963)

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associative

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Related entity

Dalgety and Company Limited (1884 - 1961)

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associative

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Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Entered from deposit description on 25 August 2011

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Sources

Biggleswade History Society: http://www.biggleswadehistory.org.uk/Projects/Heritage%20Trail.htm (accessed on 25 August 2011)

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