Tooth and Company Limited

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Type of entity

Corporate body

Authorized form of name

Tooth and Company Limited

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Other form(s) of name

  • Tooth and Company

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Description area

Dates of existence

1835 - 2010

History

In 1835 John Tooth, who had arrived in New South Wales in 1928, and Charles Newnham opened the Kent Brewery in Sydney. In June 1888 Tooth & Company became a publicly listed company with capital of 900,000 pounds. In 1905 the Company acquired the New South Wales Malting Company's works at Mittagong. Over the next two decades the company acquired the Maitland Brewery (1913), the Castlemaine Brewery and Wood Brothers, Newcastle (1921); breweries in Wagga Wagga, Narrandera and Goulburn and in 1929 they acquired Resch's Limited. In 1977 the company acquired Wright, Heaton and Company and Penfolds Wines Limited and in 1978 Courage Brewery Limited. Tooth and Company was acquired by Carlton and United Breweries in 1983. The company's extensive collection of hotel properties were sold off from 1990. The company was delisted from the Australian Securities Exchange in 2010 after not having traded for many years.

Places

Sydney, New South Wales; Mittagong, New South Wales

Legal status

Functions, occupations and activities

accommodation; beverage manufacturing; food and beverage services;grocery and liquor wholesaling

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Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Created by Sarah Lethbridge on 28 April 2011; revised on 26 June 2012

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Sources

www.delisted.com.au (accessed on 28 April 2011)
Tooth's deposit description

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