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Alexander Hermanos

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Alexander Hermanos, also shortened to Alexander Hnos., (Alexander Brothers) of Barcelona

Ironfounders, makers of steam engines and boilers and other engineering products.

1849 Founded by Thomas Alexander and David Alexander

1923 Bankrupt. Facilities bought by their competitors La Maquinista Terrestre i Marítima.[1]

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Sources of Information

  1. 'La fàbrica de La Maquinista Terrestre y Marítima a la Barceloneta' by Jaume Artigues i Vidal & Francesc Mas i Palahí, 2015. Barcelona Quaderns d’Història, 22 (2015), pàg. 127-142. ISSN: 1135-3058. ISBN: 978-84-9850-813-0