Reference NumberB/BAD
TitleRecords of W Badger Limited, marine engineers and ship repairers, of East Smithfield and Millwall Dry Dock
DescriptionRecords of W Badger Ltd., marine engineers and ship repairers, of Millwall Dock, 1963 - 1980. The records relate to work undertaken at the ship repair yard and dry dock at Millwall Dock.

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Extent1 file and 8 items
AdminHistoryWilliam Badger was established as a shipsmith at 48 Upper East Smithfield by 1865. W. Badger Ltd., marine engineers and ship-repairers of 48 East Smithfield, E1, leased premises at Millwall Dry Dock in 1947-1948. They erected sheds for workshops offices and stores in 1949, 1955 and 1959, and remained there until the firm's liquidation in 1981. A firm by the name of Badger Lifting Equipment Ltd was operating from the Old Pumping Station, St. Katherine's Way, E1 in 1984.
CustodialHistoryThe records were found loose on the ground by David G Thomas after the premises had closed and been vandalised.
SubjectPrivate enterprises
Marine engineering
Millwall Docks
Access StatusOpen
RequestNO - This does not represent a physical document. Please click on the reference number and view list of records to find material available to order at file or item level.


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