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19th century appointed Association baler became Belfast binder twine Board Bridport British Ropes Ltd brother cent Chairman company's concern Cordage Manufacturers cords and twines Craven & Speeding demand died early East Africa engine established export factory Fairbairn fibre ropes firm fishing flax formed Frost Garnock George Gill Spinner Gourock Ropework Company Government Greenock Haggie Hard Fibre Cordage Hawkins & Tipson Henry Birkmyre Hood Haggie interests James Mackie John joined the company jute labour Landauer later Lawson Leith London Lynedoch Street machine machinery manila hemp manila rope merchants Messrs mill Ministry of Supply nets nylon operation organisation partners plant Plate Port Glasgow production raw material retired Rope Manufacturers ropemaking Roperie ropewalk sailcloth Second World ships sisal Smith soft hemp specialised spinners spinning Steel Yard strands supply synthetic Tanganyika Terrell Terylene tons trade trawl twine twine twist United Kingdom whilst William wire rope Wrights yarn