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Linthorpe Iron Works

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of Middlesbrough

1864 Works erected by Hopkins, Lloyd and Co; designed by John Gjers

1870 Two 'splendid' new blast furnaces blown in.[1]

1879 Put into liquidation[2]

1879 Edward Williams (1826-1886) purchased the Linthorpe Iron Works, Middlesbrough, which he carried on until his death.

c.1900 became part of Linthorpe-Dinsdale Smelting Co

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Sources of Information

  1. [1] Engineering, 1 July 1870, p.14, brief notes
  2. The London Gazette 10 June 1879