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Alyn Tinplate works covered an extensive site approximately 0.5 miles northwest of Mold
1792 Mold Cotton Mill was built
Became the Mold tinplate works
1866 The mill was destroyed by fire.
1878 Alyn Tinplate works were established.
WWII The government requisitioned the factory for an ordnance depot
1950 Acquired by Synthite Ltd to produce formaldehyde