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North of England Industrial Iron and Coal Co

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of Carlton Iron Works, Ferryhill

1870 Company established

1872 Building a new blast furnace[1]

1875 The directors of the company had declared the Danks' mechanical puddling process "a signal failure" and had therefore abandoned it[2]

1877 Name changed to Carlton Iron Co

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Sources of Information

  1. The Times, Sep 12, 1872
  2. The Engineer 1875/09/03