Younghusband Limited

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Type of entity

Corporate body

Authorized form of name

Younghusband Limited

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Other form(s) of name

  • Younghusband and Company Proprietary Limited
  • Younghusband Row and Company Proprietary Limited

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Description area

Dates of existence

1889 - 1971


The company was founded by merchant squatter, Isaac Younghusband, originally as Younghusband & Co Ltd and was registered in Victoria on 1 May 1889. The business was engaged in woolbroking and as stock and station agents. In 1897 it became a proprietary company under the name of Younghusband & Co Pty Ltd. Another change in name occurred in 1902 when the company took over the woolbrokers R Goldsbrough Row & Co Pty Ltd and became known as Younghusband Row & Co Pty Ltd. In 1920 the company became known as Younghusband Limited. In September 1971 the company was taken over by Elder Smith Goldsbrough Mort Ltd.



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Functions, occupations and activities

stock and station agent; wool broking

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Internal structures/genealogy

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Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Entered from deposit description on 26 Jul 2011



Sources (accessed on 26 July 2011)
Jobson's Year Book of Public Companies of Australia and New Zealand

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