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Joseph Simpson

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of Soho Ironworks, Manchester - See Shipton and Simpson and Simpson and Shipton

1848 Patent. 'Joseph Simpson, Manchester, engineer, and James Alfred Shipton, of the same place, engineer, for certain improvements in steam engines. August 14.'[1]

1874 Letter to The Engineer concerning the plans in 1845 for George's Pier in Liverpool which he claims to have designed. From Joseph Simpson, Soho Ironworks, Manchester.[2]

Soho Ironworks = Peel, Williams and Peel?

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Sources of Information

  1. Birmingham Journal - Saturday 02 September 1848
  2. The Engineer 1874/09/11