Bartram and Sons

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    "Bartram and Sons of Sunderland were a shipbuilding company 1837/8 Company founded at Hylton by George Bartram who had a long and involved relationship with shipbuilding. He established a shipyard at Hylton in 1838 in partnership with John Lister. Bartram had previously been a manager at Dryden and then Reay at Biddick Ford and Hylton. 1838 The yard's first ship, Crown, was launched on 7th July. The yard went on to build 40 barques, schooners, snows, brigs and brigantines with the largest being John and Mary......"
  • Owner

    Grace's Guide: British Industrial History
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    Local (Co-Curate)
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    Resource type: Text/Website
    Added by: Pat Thomson
    Last modified: 5 years, 6 months ago
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