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Robert Jenkins and Co

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February 1907.
March 1921. Kalor boiler.
February 1931.
February 1937.
March 1939.
March 1945.
March 1949.
1951. Advert for fabricated welded work.
June 1951.
1960. Advert. Welded fabrications.

of Ivanhoe Works, Wortley Road, Rotherham.

1856 Company established.

1901 Boiler makers. [1]

1911 Issued catalogue for boilers for hot water supply. [2]

1914 Specialities: Wrought Iron, Steel and Copper Boilers; Steam Cooking Appliances; Hot Water Supply Boilers; Delta Boilers, Pure Copper Cylinders and Bath Boilers; Pure Brazed Copper Cylinders and Range Boilers; Copper Independent Boilers for Hot Water Supply; all kinds of Hot-water Heating Apparatus for Greenhouses, Public Buildings etc.; Vertical Boilers for Steam Engines or Cooking Purposes; Hot-water Valves etc.; Coppersmiths' Work. [3]

1920 Private company.

1926 Their London office, at 15, Victoria-street, Westminster, was closed. Their interests in London and the South continued to be represented by Mr C. Jenkins of "Ivanhoe" Swanley, Kent.[4]

1937 Petrol storage and galvanized tank manufacturers. "Ferham" Galvanized Tanks. [5]

1940 Advert for welded vessels. [6]

1945 Advert for welded vessels. [7]

1961 Welding engineers, producing fabrications, also domestic boiler manufacturers and galvanizers. [8]

1967 Powell Duffryn sold its Delanium process to Robert Jenkins, chemical engineers, of Rotherham[9]

1968 New heavy fabrication shop of 35,000 sq, ft. [10]

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. White's Directory of Sheffield and Rotherham, 1901 p849
  2. The Engineer of 20th October 1911 p413
  3. 1914 Whitakers Red Book
  4. The Engineer 1926/10/01
  5. 1937 The Aeroplane Directory of the Aviation and Allied Industries
  6. Mechanical World Year Book 1940. Published by Emmott and Co of Manchester. Advert p95
  7. Mechanical World Year Book 1945. Published by Emmott and Co of Manchester. Advert p113
  8. 1961 Dun and Bradstreet KBE
  9. The Times, Jul 18, 1967
  10. The Engineer of 29th March 1968 p500