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Sudds, Adkins & Barker of Rouen, France
James Barker initially travelled to France to work for Henry Sykes in the local textile industry, and later established on his account in Petit-Quevilly near Rouen, later to be joined by his compatriots William Sudds and Benjamin Adkins.
1836 Description of a horizontal press, and a blower made by Sudds, Adkins & Barker, the blower made for James Martin of Rouen