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Neath Steel and Galvanizing Co

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of Neath

1896 Private company.

1951 Nationalised under the Iron and Steel Act; became part of the Iron and Steel Corporation of Great Britain[1]

1956 Duport purchased Briton Ferry Steel Co from the Iron and Steel Holding and Realisation Agency[2]. As part of the deal, Neath Steel and Galvanizing Co became a wholly owned subsidiary of Briton Ferry Steel Co.

1961 Manufacturers of black and galvanized steel sheets and galvanized steel rainwater goods. 500 employees. [3]

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Sources of Information

  1. Hansard 19 February 1951
  2. The Times, 7 April 1956
  3. 1961 Dun and Bradstreet KBE