A B Pursell and Sons Proprietary Limited

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A B Pursell and Sons Proprietary Limited

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1886 - 1974


This firm of insurance brokers was established in 1886 by Archibald Benjamin Pursell and registered in 1903 as AB Pursell and Company. In 1920, by then operating in both Sydney and Brisbane, it reconstituted as AB Pursell and Sons Ltd. In 1974 the company was acquired by Manor Holdings Limited, Australia and in 1975 by Alexander Howden Insurance Brokers (Australia) Limited.


Head Office in Sydney, branches in Brisbane, Melbourne, Canberra, and Perth

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Entered from deposit description on 23 Jun 2011




The Business Who's Who of Australia
Australisn Securities & Investments Commission:
http://www.search.asic.gov.au/cgi-bin/gns030c?acn=008332054&juris=9&hdtext=&srchsrc=1 (accessed on 23 June 2011)

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