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United Tube (Holdings)

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1936 Company formed jointly owned by Stewarts and Lloyds and Tube Investments. A subsidiary was Newport and South Wales Tube Co.

Mannesmannrohren Werke agreed to exchange their holding in British Mannesmann Tube Co for an equivalent holding in the company[1]

1961 Tube production ceased at Landore.

1980 The Landore site operated as a foundry until 1980.

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. The Times, May 09, 1936
  • The Times, May 18, 1938
  • GGAT 130: The Sinews of War: South East Wales Industry and The First World War, 2015, by Johnny Crawford