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J. J. Habershon and Sons

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J. J. Habershon and Sons of Holmes Mills, Rotherham.

1937 Manufacturers of steel strip.

1951 Nationalised under the Iron and Steel Act; became part of the Iron and Steel Corporation of Great Britain[1]

1960 Purchased from the Holding and Realization Agency by Firth Cleveland[2]. Habershon was the owner of a Sendzimir Planetary Hot Rolling Mills; there being only 3 others in the world.

1960 Part of Firth Cleveland[3]

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Sources of Information

  1. Hansard 19 February 1951
  2. The Times, 26 May 1960
  3. The Times, 28 June 1960