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CodeNA10347
Dates1922-
Person NameGrampian Electricity Supply Co.; 1922-
ActivityThe Grampian Electricity Company was formed in 1922 with the passing of the Grampian Electricity Supply Bill which was promoted by the Duke of Atholl and John William Beaumont, the Chairman of Lloyds Bank. The firm aimed to develop the substantial potential within Perthshire and the Highlands for the production of hydroelectric power. Financial difficulties at the end of 1922 led to the firm Power Securities buying a controlling interest in the company and this interest was later sold to the Scottish Power Company Ltd.
Corporate NameGrampian Electricity Supply Co.
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