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Robert Warner and Co

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Robert Warner and Co of Hall Lane, Walton-on-Naze, and 97 Queen Victoria Street, London

and of 14-16 Cockspur Street, London, and Walton-on-the-Naze. (1919). [1]

Presumably the business of Robert Warner (1815-1896)

1870 A small works and foundry was erected for the company by John W. Brooke, who remained for sometime as manager before setting up his own business: J. W. Brooke and Co.

1900 June. Royal Agricultural Show at York. Showed 'a large variety of pumps'. [2]

1903 Showed a windmill at the 1903 Royal Agricultural Society's Windmill Trials.

1907 Robert Warner and Co (Engineers) Ltd was incorporated, of 14-16, Cockspur Street, London, S.W.1.

1911-14 Known for their steam pumps.

1922 Robert Warner and Co (Engineers) Ltd, General Engineers and Ironfounders. Manufactured pumps, boiler feed-water regulators.


The works manager at A. G. Mumford also had an interest in this company and the pumps were similar in both companies

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. The Engineer 1919/10/17
  2. The Engineer of 22nd June 1900 p650
  • Steam Engine Builders of Suffolk, Essex and Cambridgeshire by Ronald H. Clark. Published 1950 by The Augustine Steward Press