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DURA WORKS (Hessian, Sacking &c) Dura Works Mr J. Walker proprietor
Dundee Directory 1856-7
William Finlayson Constable Works
054 [Situation] On the south side of Dura Street, and east side of Dens Road
These works are situated on the East side of Dens Road, at the West end of Dura Street, immediately South of Constable Works. The buildings which are from two to three storeys high are used for preparing & spinning Jute into Yarn & weaving it into Hessians, Sacking &c. &c. The machinery is driven by two steam engines of 40 and 58 horse power and the number of persons employed in the works is 320. Proprietors Messrs. J. & H. Walker

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