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Fraser & Meikle

6th January 1865
Registered office:

Not known


A short-lived copartnership, which was carried forward solely by William Fraser Junior.

The Edinburgh Post Office Directory records the firm of Fraser & Meikle as operators of Roman Camp Shale Oil Works in the1864 and 1865 editions.


  • William Fraser Junior
  • James Meikle

  • Newspaper references
    • The Copartnership carried on by the Subscribers, WILLIAM FRASER, Junior, and JAMES MEIKLE, as Manufacturers of Paraffin Oil, &c., near Broxburn, was DISSOLVED of this date, by mutual consent. The debts due by and to the said Firm will be paid and uplifted by the said William Fraser, Junior. The Business will be carried on as formerly by the said William Fraser, Junior, solely.
      J. MEIKLE,
      WM. FRASER, Jr.
      Edinburgh, January 6, 1865.