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R. Stephens and Son

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Rock Drill Works, Carn Brae, Cornwall

1878 Company formed by Richard Stephens and his son William Charles Stephens

1888 R. Stephens and Son, Carn Brae, award for improved ratchet on Climax drill.[1]

1900 W. Stephens of the Climax Rock Drill Works.[2]

1911 'Climax Rock Drill Works (Messrs. R Stephens and Son), at Carn Brea'[3]

See Climax Rock Drill and Engineering Works

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Sources of Information

  1. Cornubian and Redruth Times - Friday 03 August 1888
  2. The Cornish Telegraph - Wednesday 04 July 1900
  3. The Cornish Telegraph - Thursday 17 August 1911