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S. Worssam and Co of Oakley Works, Kings Road, Chelsea.
Samuel William Worssam established a small factory in King's Road, Chelsea, for making saw-mill machinery.
1855 Allen Ransome left his father's firm and came to London as manager to Messrs. Samuel Worrsam and Co.
Later, Ransome filled a partnership which was left vacant by the death of one of the firm.
1866 Details of their machinery for sawing wood.
1883 Selling / building a gas engine