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Mid-Calder Mineral Oil Co. Ltd.

Constitution Limited Company
Company Number. Registered in Scotland, No.174
Share Capital. not known
Date of Incorporation 11th June 1864
Date of Dissolution 25th November 1881
Registered Office Oakbank
Oil Works Oakbank Oil Works

A limited company formed to take forward the business of the Oakbank Oil Co., the partners of which became the directors of the new company. The Mid-Calder Mineral Oil Co. Ltd advertised the Oakbank works and mineral field for sale in February 1868, and the business was subsequently carried forward by a new firm, the Oakbank Oil Co. Ltd. The Mid-Calder company appears to have continued in an inactive state until 1881.

The company are listed in the 1870 Post Office directory for Edinburghshire as "Mid-calder Mineral Oil Co. Ltd., - N.M. Henderson, Manager, resident at East cottage, Midcalder."

 

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