W. Nisbet Taylor & Co.
W. Nisbet Taylor & Co., Export Merchants, 58, Waterloo Street.—
This firm, one of the best-known houses engaged in the export trade of the city, was established about six years ago by Mr. Taylor and Mr. Shanks, who conducted an extensive trade under the style of Taylor, Shanks & Co. The partnership of this firm was dissolved on 31st January, 1887, Mr. William Taylor carrying on the business under the style of Wm. Nisbet Taylor & Co.
The exports engaged in, which are sent to the various markets all over the world, consist of soft goods, handkerchiefs, Turkey reds, and every description of woollen manufacture. The premises in Waterloo Street consist of a convenient suite of offices, comfortably fitted up. In the export trade this firm is held in the highest esteem, having attained the position of one of the most substantial houses engaged in this important business.
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