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Ship builder and millwright, of Newcastle on Tyne
Engine Builder and Millwright, iron shipbuilder and boiler maker, of South Shore, Gateshead (see advert)
The business of Jonathan Robson (d.1844)
1828/9 Millwright of Gateshead - presumably this business was later taken on by his son Jonathan
1851 Exhibited a model of an iron steam-tug or passenger steamer at the Great Exhibition.
Early 1850s Jonathan's son, Jonathan, operated a steam-tug building yard at Ouseburn
Later he moved to the Blackwall Engine and Iron Shipbuilding Works at Poplar.