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of St Peter's Iron Works, Ipswich
1840 Made the gates for the locks connecting Ipswich Wet Dock with the new cut.
1843 'At the Petty Sessions held at the Lion Inn, Hadleigh, orders were given by the Bench to their clerks, Messrs. Last, Wallace, and Last, to write to Messrs. Bond, Turner, and Hurwood, the contractors for the Hadleigh Bridge, to use all possible expedition in the completion thereof, great complaint having been made to the magistrates of its being so long impassable.'
1846 Contract from Joseph Fison and Co for a steam-powered flour mill
1851 George Hurwood retired