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Randolph Coke and Chemical Co

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Manufacturer of metallurgical coke, smokeless fuels, gas and other products, of Evenwood, West Auckland, Co Durham

1910 Company formed[1]

1961 Became a subsidiary of Millom Hematite Ore and Iron Co, which consumed about 75 percent of Randolph's production

1968 A receiver was appointed for Millom; production at Randolph was suspended for several months.

1970 26 ovens in operation. Subsidiary of British Benzol Carbonising Co

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Sources of Information

  1. The Times, Aug 18, 1970