Robey and Company

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Robey and Company

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1853 - 1855


Robey and Co was formed by the three directors of the Australasian Sugar Company: Edward Knox, Clarke Irving and Ralph Mayer Robey. The company operated the Brisbane House Refinery (Cooper’s refinery in Parramatta Street) and distillery works from 1853-55. The company was acquired by the Colonial Sugar Refining (CSR) Company in 1855.


Sydney, New South Wales

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sugar and confectionery manufacturing

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Entered from deposit description on 21 May 2012




Australian Dictionary of Biography, (accessed on 21 May 2012)

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