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1868 Hugh Calderwood, Shipbuilder, of Irvine, withdrew from the Partnership with James Fitzsimons, William Christie, and Robert M'Kay, of the Irvine Shipbuilding Company; the obligations and liabilities of the company were taken on by the remaining partners
1903 The Company sold its assets to the Irvine Shipbuilding and Engineering Company (1902) Ltd and then went into voluntary liquidation
1904 The shareholders decided to liquidate the company voluntarily