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Horsehay Co Ltd. of Shropshire.
1757 The mines in the township of Wrockwardine Wood began to supply ironstone to the Coalbrookdale partners' works at Coalbrookdale, Horsehay, and Ketley.
1886 Company established
1900 Company incorporated
1907 Produced the steelwork for the road bridge across the River Klang near the town of Klang in the former Federated Malay States. Four spans of 140 ft. Designed by F. J. Waring. Erected by the Federated Engineering Co. of Kuala Lumpur.
1960 Part of the Adamson Group
An interesting selection of photographs of the works and its products is available here. These include four fluted cast iron columns made for the Buenos Aires Corn Exchange.