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of Wallsend, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, shipbuilders
1865 See 1865 Tyne Shipbuilders for detail of the tonnage produced
1872 of Wallsend.
1897 C. S. Swan and Hunter acquired the adjoining yard of Schlesinger, Davies and Co which increased the yard's total area by a further seven acres. The latter yard was re-equipped to handle a new type of construction - the construction of floating docks.
1902 the Schlesinger Davies yard was reorganised for two new building berths, 750 feet in length, for the construction of the largest types of ships.