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of Willington Quay
The Marshall Brothers took over the yard from Thomas Anderson (of Newcastle) who had established the yard in 1852.
1865 See 1865 Tyne Shipbuilders for detail of the tonnage produced
William B. Hornsby took over the yard
1871 Brothers H. A. B. Cole and R. F. Cole took over the Willington Quay shipyard of William B. Hornsby.
The yard became Tyne Iron Shipbuilding Co