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Bull Ring Engine Works, North Shields
1875 The business was established as Baird and Barnsley, marine engineers
1913 Incorporated as Baird Brothers Limited, engineers, ship and boiler repairers and dry dock owners, with propellers being a speciality
1939 Voluntary liquidation
The National Archives BT 31/32162/130671
Whitakers Red Book 1923
London Gazette 7 April 1939