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1820 Company established.
1904 Manager of the foundry department Major Todd passes away at the age of 79.
1914 Colliery owners, engineers and iron founders. Specialities: cast-iron pipes and connections for gas, water, steam or compressed air, engineering castings up to twenty-five tons in weight. 
1914 Directory: Listed as Iron Founders. 
Renamed as the Birtley Co