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Horsehay Co Ltd. of Shropshire.
1754 Abraham Darby (1711-1763) had recently become lessee of the coal and ironstone near Ketley. Soon afterwards the Horsehay and Ketley ironworks began production.
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
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.