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Rake Kimber

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Rake Kimber, shipbuilders, Middlesbrough

  • 1858 The yard was established on a site where the Transporter Bridge now stands, but operated only in that year, producing four vessels.
  • 1862 With Thomas Backhouse, Dixon bought the yard.

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Sources of Information

  1. Northern Echo, 12 October 1889