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British Industrial History

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Thomas Cotton Lewis

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Born in Wales

In 1817 T C Lewis built the first iron puddling and rolling mill in the USA. He then built others in Pennsylvania and Ohio.[1]

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Sources of Information

  1. 'British Buckeyes: The English, Scots, and Welsh in Ohio, 1700-1900' by William E. Van Vugt, Kent State University Press, 2006