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Bristol Metal Spraying and Protective Coatings

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Bristol Metal Spraying & Protective Coatings Ltd of Coronation Road, Bristol

In business continuously since 1935 [1], developing and applying protective coatings for difficult environments. Their Limpetite coating system is widely used in marine environments, including the protection of condenser tubeplates and waterboxes for power stations

Established in as Bristol Metal Spraying & Welding Ltd by William Henry Payne, on the site of the Vauxhall Yard of John Payne [2] [3]

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Sources of Information

  1. [1] Company website
  2. [2] Flicker webpage, which gives a good summary of the history of the company
  3. 'Shipbuilding in the Port of Bristol' by Grahame Farr: Maritime Monographs and Reports No. 27 - 1977: ISBN 0 905555 05 8