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of Netherton, Dudley.
1750 Company founded.
1914 Private company.
1926 - December. The blast-furnace of the company which had been idle since July owing to the coal strike, was restarted in the first week of December.
1950 Company made public.
Part of the F. H. Lloyd Group
1961 General heavy engineers and ironfounders. Manufacturers of all types of welded fabrications, oil and chemical plant, rail tank wagons, machining, homogenous lead lined vessels and iron castings. 250 employees. 
1966 Acquired by F. H. Lloyd and Co