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W. Corbett and Co

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Dec 1921.

W. Corbett and Co of Alexandra Works, Wellington, Salop.

W. Corbett & Co is one of the country’s oldest galvanizing operations.

1809 Business established; initially an agricultural machinery manufacturer

By the 1910s the Company had become one of Britain’s leading galvanizing operations,

1938 Specialists in the manufacture of tanks and cisterns.

1951 Company incorporated spelled the end of family ownership

2018 Specialising in hot-dip galvanizing , the Company now provides its services to International and national manufacturing sectors.

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