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Upper Clyde Shipbuilders

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Upper Clyde Shipbuilders was a group which amalgamated the major shipbuilders of the River Clyde, Glasgow, Scotland.

1968 Following the publication of the Geddes Report, the Clydebank, Fairfield, Stephen and Connell yards became Upper Clyde Shipbuilders.

1969 John Brown and Co offered its one-third share in Upper Clyde Shipbuilders to the government for £1[1]

1971 Upper Clyde Shipbuilders Ltd collapsed.

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Sources of Information

  1. The Times, Jun 10, 1969