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William Lewis and Sons

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of Gorseinon, Glamorgan, Wales

1871 Company established.

1914 Tin plate manufacturers. Employees 350. [1]

1919 Grovesend Steel and Tinplate Co acquired Bryngwyn Steel and Tinplate Co and the Cambrian Tinplate Works of Gorseinon - the tinplate and sheet works of William Lewis and Sons[2]

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Sources of Information

  1. 1914 Whitakers Red Book
  2. The Times, Jun 16, 1919