Clarke and Company

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Clarke and Company

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c. 1867 - 1985


Clarke & Company was a Melbourne stockbroking firm with gold-mining interests throughout Australia. The firm was formed by Alfred Clarke of William Clarke and Sons after this company was dissolved in May 1867. One of the oldest stockbroking firms in Melbourne, it became Clarke Vickers Limited on 25 November 1985.


Melbourne, Victoria

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gold mining

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Entered from deposit description on 11 May 2011




Australian Dictionary of Biography, (accessed on 11 May 2011)
Australian Stock Exchange Centenary of Federation research 1901-2001, (accessed on 11 May 2011)

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