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of Ayrton Rolling Mills, Middlesbrough
John Allcock Jones, his brothers and W. S. Ayrton, of Saltburn, started the company
c.1872 Jones Brothers erected new the mills a large nail and washer factory
Subsequently the firm was acquired by R. P. Dorman and Co
1899 Dorman, Long and Co acquired the Ayrton Rolling Mills.