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T. Bradbury

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of Bridge Street, Gainsborough

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1849 Carried on business as a Shipsmith in Bridge Street

1855 Classed as a Blacksmith

1868 Listed as Shipsmith

1881 Employing 4 men.[1]

1890-1900 Company probably closed in this period

Made several steam and marine engines

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. 1881 Census
  • Steam Engine Builders of Lincolnshire by Ronald H. Clark. Published 1955 by Goose and Son
  • Fenland Pumping Engines by K. S. G. Hinde, Landmark Publishing Co., 2006 ISBN 1 84306 188 0