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F. W. Carver

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of Southtown Dock, Great Yarmouth

Company started by Francis William Carver who came to Yarmouth to manage the erection of two drifter engines for Davis and Co of London

1900 he started on his own to manufacture engines

Made compound and triple expansion engines and fitted various boats

1930 The works were closed

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Sources of Information

  • Steam Engine Builders of Norfolk by Ronald H. Clark. Published 1948 by The Augustine Steward Press