Barrow Ship Building Company Limited 1871 - 1897

industry:
Manufacturer,
Ship builder
Nationality:
English; British
based:
Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria, England, United Kingdom

1871 - James Ramsden founds Barrow Ship Building Company Limited.

1897 - Vickers & Sons buy the company and subsidiary the Maxim Nordenfelt Guns and Ammunition Company. The new company is called Vickers, Sons and Maxim Limited.