Thomas Whitelock Kempthorne

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Thomas Whitelock Kempthorne (c.18343 November 1915) was a New Zealand manufacturing chemist and businessman who co-founded Kempthorne Prosser in 1870 in Dunedin. He was born in Cornwall, England c.1834. [1]

Kempthorne Prosser

Kempthorne Prosser & Co. Ltd, also known as the New Zealand Drug Company Ltd, was the leading drug and fertiliser manufacturer in New Zealand from 1869 until 1978. Their full name was Kempthorne Prosser & Co.'s New Zealand Drug Co. Ltd, established in Dunedin.

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Cornwall is a ceremonial county in South West England, bordered to the north and west by the Celtic Sea, to the south by the English Channel, and to the east by Devon, the River Tamar forming the border between them. Cornwall is the westernmost part of the South West Peninsula of the island of Great Britain. The southwesternmost point is Land's End and the southernmost Lizard Point. Cornwall has a population of 563,600 and an area of 3,563 km2 (1,376 sq mi). The county has been administered since 2009 by the unitary authority, Cornwall Council. The ceremonial county of Cornwall also includes the Isles of Scilly, which are administered separately. The administrative centre of Cornwall is Truro, its only city.

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References

  1. Parry, Gordon. "Thomas Whitelock Kempthorne". Dictionary of New Zealand Biography . Ministry for Culture and Heritage . Retrieved September 2014.Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)