April 16, 2016

Peter Halsey Marsh (6th Generation)

Peter Marsh (born 1968) joined the company in 1996 having worked for 9 years in London. Peter worked in the majority of departments within the Group […]
April 15, 2016

Acquisition of Paper Sack Company in Norfolk

As paper sacks had replaced hessian in many sectors, most notably Animal Feed we purchased a small paper sack company called Meadows Multiwall Sacks Ltd in […]
April 14, 2016

Benjamin Atkin Marsh (5th Generation)

Ben Marsh (born 1949) worked in London for a number of years after attending the Royal Agricultural College at Cirencester. Ben has assisted in the sales […]
April 13, 2016

Simon Peter Marsh (5th Generation)

Simon Marsh (born in 1941), the elder son of Peter Ridge Marsh, joined the company in 1964. Having graduated from Oxford University he spent a few […]
April 12, 2016

Peter Ridge Marsh (4th Generation)

Peter Ridge was born in 1911 and assumed the reins of the Company upon the death of his father, Atkin in 1953. After rebuilding the bombed […]
April 11, 2016

Main Entrance as was in 1952

The original gate posts (1861) were retained. All else was removed from the site prior to the rebuilding of Dundee Works. Today only the left hand […]
April 10, 2016

Dundee Works rebuilt – 1952

1952 see’s the completion of the Dundee Works rebuild which was destroyed in the blitz of May 1941. The above image shows the extent of the […]
April 9, 2016

Dundee Works just prior to start of rebuild

The photograph shows Dundee Works after the site had been cleared of rubble and other debris.
April 8, 2016

A Royal Visit (1913)

In 1913 whilst on their tour of Lancashire, King George V and Queen Mary visited Liverpool and Bootle. The above photograph shows our royal visitors standing […]
April 7, 2016

Atkin Lee Marsh (3rd Generation)

Under the control of Atkin and his three other brothers, Ronald, John and Harold the company continued to expand with the opening up of additional factories […]