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of Ditton Road, Widnes, Lancs. Telephone: Widnes 2661 (4 lines). Cables: "Alloys, Widnes"
WWI A group of Sheffield steel makers formed a syndicate to commission the erection of a tungsten metal powder factory. For this purpose High Speed Alloys Ltd. was formed and located in Widnes.
1947 Listed Exhibitor - British Industries Fair. Manufacturers of Salts, Oxides and Acids of Tungstens, Molybdenum and Vanadium. Ferro Alloys and Pure Metals. Tungsten Metal Powder, Metallic Carbides, Hard Facing Materials. (Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand No. A.1124)