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Jackson and Watkins

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1863. Steam engines.

Marine engine makers, of Canal Iron Works, Millwall.

1860 Canal Works were taken over by William Jackson and Richard Watkins

The partnership later became Richard Watkins and Edward Rutter

1861 Made 'powerful' sheerlegs for Sebastopol [1]

1882 Marine engines continued to be made at the works until 1882, when the site was sold.

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. 'The Artizan', 1 March 1861
  • British History [1]