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Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 147,919 pages of information and 233,587 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

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Post Office general and trades directory for Ayr, Newton, and Wallacetown 1884-1885
National Records of Scotland BT2/3214
L. A. Ritchie, The Shipbuilding Industry: A guide to historical records (1992)


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Revision as of 21:13, 12 December 2019

Shipbuilders and repairers, South Quay, Ayr

1883 established as McKnight, McCredie and Co, iron shipbuilders

1889 See 1889 Shipbuilding Statistics for detail of the tonnage produced

1896 following the death of Samuel McKnight, his son and other members of the family continued the business, which was now incorporated as a limited liability company, S McKnight and Co Limited

1902 taken over by the Ailsa Shipbuilding Co Limited

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Sources of Information


Post Office general and trades directory for Ayr, Newton, and Wallacetown 1884-1885

National Records of Scotland BT2/3214

L. A. Ritchie, The Shipbuilding Industry: A guide to historical records (1992)