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Corporate entry Commonwealth Oil Refineries Ltd (1920 - c. 1952)

From
1920
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
To
c. 1952
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Location
Melbourne, Victoria

Summary

Commonwealth Oil Refineries (COR) was established in 1920 and by 1924 it had built Australia's first oil refinery at Laverton in Victoria. In 1952, the Anglo-Iranian Oil Company bought out the Australian Government's interests in COR and the company's name was later changed to BP Australia Pty Ltd.

Timeline

 1920 - c. 1952 Commonwealth Oil Refineries Ltd
       1920 - BP Australia Pty Ltd

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