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Globe Alkali Co

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Globe Alkali Company, chemical manufacturers of St Helens

1879 Company registered[1].

1880 Complaints raised at a Local Council meeting about discharges from the company's factory[2].

1891 Amalgamation of the Leblanc process users into United Alkali Co

1920 Globe Works was closed[3].

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Sources of Information

  1. Birmingham Daily Post, 13 December 1879
  2. Liverpool Mercury, 8 July 1880
  3. National Archives