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of Southtown Road, Great Yarmouth
1865 The company was already established by this date
1879 Moved to Southtown Ironworks
Made a vertical single cylinder steam engine for pumping creosote at Stanton Timber Mill, King’s Lynn
1880 R. Barnes made a horizontal steam pumping engine for Reedham Marsh pump house, Norfolk.
1900 Premises were taken over by Crabtree (1931)
Note: RICHARD Barnes of Southtown Ironworks, Yarmouth, was advertising steam engines and boilers and capstans in 1879