subfonds RAC/Cml - Cocoa Manufacturers Ltd

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Cocoa Manufacturers Ltd


  • April 1922-1957 (Creation)

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Incorporated 1919, jointly owned by Rowntree, Cadbury and Fry in equal shares. A cocoa buying agency in southern Nigeria, with its headquarters in York. Renamed Rowntree-Fry-Cadbury-Nigeria Ltd, 1947.

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See also: leases. 1921 - 1947, R/DH/R/59-60; papers relating to the voluntary winding up of the company, 1964 - 1972, R/DH/SC/49; agreement, 1957, R/DH/SC/71; Annual Reports submitted to Rowntree and Co. Purchasing Director, 1925 - 28, R/DF/P/3/1-3.

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