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Silley Cox and Co of Falmouth
Main business was ship repairing and engineering.
1868 Company formed.
1909 Private company.
1918 Built a railway steam locomotive with vertical boiler.
1939 Name changed.
1961 Marine engineers, brass and iron founders, boiler makers and ship repairers. 2,500 employees.