Merryville Proprietary Limited

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Merryville Proprietary Limited

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1937 - c. 1989


Merryville Pty Ltd, a family company, was founded in 1937 by Sir Walter Thomas Merriman. Merriman, who was managing director of the company, bred a type of Merino known today as the Merryville type. After Sir Walter Merriman's death in 1972 his son Bruce became managing director until his death in 1988.


Yass, New South Wales

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sheep and cattle farming

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Entered from deposit description on 1 Jun 2011



Sources (accessed on 1 June 2011)
Australian Dictionary of Biography, (accessed on 1 June 2011)

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