Jaques Brothers Proprietary Limited

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Jaques Brothers Proprietary Limited

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  • Jaques Brothers Limited
  • Jaques Limited

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Description area

Dates of existence

1888 - 1979


Jaques Brothers, manufacturers of road making machinery, stone crushers and excavators, was established in Melbourne in 1888 after the original partnership between Edward Jaques and Edwin Phillips of Phillips and Jaques was dissolved. The new partnership between Edward Jaques and his brother, Wallace, was registered in Melbourne in 1917 as Jaques Brothers Proprietary Limited. It became a public company in 1949. On 22 March 1973, Jaques Brothers Limited changed its name to Jaques Limited, which was taken over by Clyde Industries Ltd on 19 September 1979.


Melbourne, Victoria

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machinery and equipment manufacturing

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Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Entered from deposit description on 25 May 2011




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