Shipbuilders, of Sunderland
Established by Thomas Ridley Oswald.
Same as Oswald and Co?
1873 Built a ship for Burrell and Son
1876 Thomas Ridley Oswald opened a shipyard at Woolston, Southampton. In 1877 the firm became Oswald, Mordaunt and Co.
1889 Oswald moved on to establish a shipyard at Milford Haven. The Woolston yard was taken over by the Southampton Naval Works Co.
The yard built several large sailing ships and a number of London colliers.
The yard closed in 1895.
Sources of Information
- ↑ The Ships List 
- ↑ '100 Years of Specialized Shipbuilding & Engineering' by K. C. Barnaby, 1964, Hutchinson
- British Shipbuilding Yards. 3 vols by Norman L. Middlemiss