Grace's Guide To British Industrial History

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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.

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.

James and Stone

From Graces Guide

James and Stone Ltd. were based in Brightlingsea on the Colne, in Essex

1890s Opened under the name as James and Co. Ltd. for shiprepairing in 1890.

WWI The yard made a number of small craft during the War.

1946 The company was purchased by Meldrum and Swinson

1955 The yard was amalgamated with D. Stone Ltd and traded under the name James and Stone .

1989 The yard went into liquidation

See Also

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Sources of Information

  • British Shipbuilding Yards. 3 vols by Norman L. Middlemiss