Grace's Guide To British Industrial History

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Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 147,919 pages of information and 233,587 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 147,919 pages of information and 233,587 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

George Dobeson and Sons

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George Dobeson and Sons of Newcastle-upon-Tyne

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1881 'Launch.—Yesterday afternoon, there was launched from the shipbuilding yard of Geo. R. Smith, of Whitehill Point, a small iron screw-steamer of the following dimensions :—Length, 52 feet; breadth, 11 feet; depth ? feet 6 inches. She is built to the order of Messrs Geo. Dobeson and Sons, Teams Engine Works, where she is to receive her engines.'[1]

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Sources of Information

  1. Shields Daily Gazette - Thursday 12 May 1881