B J Ball Limited

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B J Ball Limited

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Dates of existence

1906 - 1966


Wholesale paper merchants and manufacturers, B J Ball Ltd, was founded by B J Ball in 1906. Branches were opened in Brisbane in 1911, Melbourne in 1918, and in Auckland, New Zealand in 1921. A buying office was opened in London in 1922. In 1926 the New Zealand business was sold and in 1937 branches were opened in Adelaide and Perth. The company merged with Edwards Dunlop and Company Limited on 29 September 1966.


Sydney; Brisbane; Melbourne; Adelaide; Perth; London

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paper product wholesaling

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Entered from deposit description on 5 May 2011




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