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of St. Ann's, Newcastle, and later of Gateshead, Wire rope manufacturers
1812 Company established on site at St. Ann's, Newcastle where there had been a former ropery dating back to at least 1723
1887 Works sold to new owners
1912 Business moved to Gateshead
1931 Incorporated as limited company
Subsidiary of Martin, Black and Co