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Thornley Binders seaweed processing factory
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Thornley Binders seaweed processing factory

The seaweed processing factory was established in Stromness and ran from 1923-1927. The name lives on in the form of the Thornley Binders Cup football competition.

Any more information about this short lived business gratefully received.
Picture added on 08 February 2005
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