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Volume One - Into the Victorian Age - The Penarth Shipbuilding & Ship Repairing Company Limited . . .

1880-81 - The Butcher's Cardiff Directory of 1880-81 lists under 'Mast, Spar & Block Makers.' and 'Ship Repairers' - The Penarth Shipbuilding and Ship-repairing Company Limited at Vienna chambers (Bute Docks, Cardiff) also at the Docks, Penarth. George Cooper is listed as the manager. [132]

1901 - In 1901, Mr. W. D. Rosser is listed as the manager of the Penarth Shiprepairing Company in Kelly's Directory for South Wales. [175]

1904 - The capital invested in large ship-repairing firms in the Cardiff area was published in tabular form within the Western Mail. In the case of the Penarth Ship Building & Shiprepairing Company, the Ordinary Shares amounted to £44,900 with zero Preference Shares being allocated. Loans and Debentures amounted to £5,000 giving a modest total of £49,900. The total for the table of eleven companies listed within the table was £2,178,466. - Western Mail [036] 2nd February 1904. - [646]

1880's - Two advertisements from local Trade Directories for the Penarth Ship Building and Ship Repairing Company, Limited, Penarth Dock, Cardiff dating from the mid-1880's and another from 1882.
   
1880's - Two more advertisements from local Trade Directories for the Penarth Ship Building and Ship Repairing Company, Limited, Penarth Dock, dating from 1884 and 1885.
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