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C. H. Walker and Co (of Sudbrook)

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of Sudbrook, Mons

The shipyard of C. H. Walker and Co

c.1870 Workshops built at Sudbrook for the construction of the Severn Tunnel.

1886 Converted into a shipyard

1898 Limited company incorporated

WWI The yard produced mercantile vessels during the First World War.

1922 The shipyard closed.


See Also

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Sources of Information

  • GGAT 130: The Sinews of War: South East Wales Industry and The First World War, 2015, by Johnny Crawford