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It changed its name in the 1870s to become the [[Ardrossan Shipbuilding Co]]  
 
It changed its name in the 1870s to become the [[Ardrossan Shipbuilding Co]]  
  
In 1891 it acquired limited liability, as [[Ardrossan Dockyard]] Ltd, but was dissolved eight years later, at which time a successor company, the [[Ardrossan Dry Dock and Shipbuilding Co]] Ltd was incorporated.
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In 1891 it acquired limited liability, as [[Ardrossan Dockyard]] Ltd, but was dissolved eight years later, at which time a successor company, the [[Ardrossan Shipbuilding Co|Ardrossan Dry Dock and Shipbuilding Co]] Ltd was incorporated.
  
 
==See Also==
 
==See Also==

Latest revision as of 09:26, 23 August 2011

The firm of Barr and Shearer was established in 1842 at Ardrossan, North Ayrshire, Scotland

It changed its name in the 1870s to become the Ardrossan Shipbuilding Co

In 1891 it acquired limited liability, as Ardrossan Dockyard Ltd, but was dissolved eight years later, at which time a successor company, the Ardrossan Dry Dock and Shipbuilding Co Ltd was incorporated.

See Also

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Sources of Information

[1] Glasgow University Archives