Mainly dry with sunny spells, a few scattered showers.
After a chilly start with patchy mist and fog, mainly dry and bright with good sunny spells, and light winds. Cloudier conditions and a few scattered showers are possible at times, particularly for Argyll and Kintyre. Maximum Temperature 14C.
John Craig Peacock started his professional career as a ship's agent and amassed a fleet of 7 ships within 10 years.
With the adoption of steam vessels, the company focused on the export of coal, and relationships in Spain and North America flourished.
WW2 had a significant impact on our business. Salt and coal merchanting all but finished.
Today Peacock enjoy the enviable position of being the UK's largest salt importer, with the most customers and widest variety of salts.