Bag seals from Packards Fertiliser – ex Coprolite

Nothing for Mason’s Cement     Packard & Co Ipswich Seal PACKARD & Co IPSWICH Bag Seal, Image & Found by StuE. PURE BONE AND ACID. Found in Langham near Colchester. Company No: 113833; Packard and Company Ltd. Incorporated in 1911. Sorce The National Archives, Kew – Wrong company – Piece reference BT 31/13504/113833 Company … Read more Bag seals from Packards Fertiliser – ex Coprolite

Cement raw materials including digging for mud

Walter Tye: There was no more familiar sight on the Deben, fifty to sixty years ago, than that of the old mud barge, the Kingfisher, leaving the quay. Old Jack Stebbings was the skipper and Ben Page, brother of the Newbourn giant, was his mate. Their favourite place for getting the mud was opposite Whitehall … Read more Cement raw materials including digging for mud

1898 Feb 23rd Evening Star SB Augusta Seaman drowned in the Deben

IPSWICH SEAMAN DROWNED IN THE DEBEN. On Tuesday Walter Brook Eng. Coroner for the Liberty of St. Etheldreda, held an inquest on George Juby, of Ipswich, mariger, aged 31 years, who was drowned at Waldringfield on Thursday last. George Brooks, of Tomline Road, St. Clement’s, skipper of the barge Augusta, stated he had known the … Read more 1898 Feb 23rd Evening Star SB Augusta Seaman drowned in the Deben

1893 George Mason newspaper obituary

Ipswich Journal – Sat 14th Oct 1893 Death of Mr George Mason At Ipswich Another link in the chain of busy, shrewd, far-seeing men who in their day played a prominent part in making Ipswich the prosperous commercial centre it is to-day, has been suddenly snapped, and that so suddenly that the inhabitants of the … Read more 1893 George Mason newspaper obituary