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of Loughor, Swansea, South Wales
An iron foundry in Loughor dating back to the 1730s.
By 1869, the St. David's tinplate works was well established.
1903 Installed engine from Daniel Adamson and Co
1914? Installed an engine from Cole, Marchent and Morley
1927 Incorporation of St. David's Tinplate Co (1927)
1937 British Industries Fair Advert for Welsh Tinplate Works. Tinplate and Blackplate. (Engineering/Metals/Quarry, Roads and Mining/Transport Section - Stand No. D.328)
1957 A regrouping of Bynea Steel Works and its subsidiaries took place such that the company owned the whole of St. Davids Tinplate Co, Glynhir Tinplate Co and Gorse Galvanising Co, as well as a controlling interest in Webb, Shakespeare and Williams Ltd .