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William Oxley and Co

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September 1895.

of Parkgate Steel Works, Rotherham.

See William Oxley and his sons

William Oxley's Parkgate steel company, with its Bull Dog trade mark, made a wide range of high class steel products.

1831 See Oxley and Hodgson

1831 Partnerships dissolved: Scholefield, Oxley and Co (viz Edward Scholefield, William Oxley, Abraham Oxley and John Oxley) of Sheffield, Yorkshire, Ironfounders; as regards E. Scholefield . . . Apr 15 [1]

1849 William Oxley and Co of Parkgate listed under Steel Converters [2]

1919 William Oxley and Co Limited, Parkgate, Rotherham. Correspondence and agreements.

1976 Foundry closed[3]

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. The Law Adviser
  2. 1849 General Directory of Sheffield
  3. Competition Commission report on William Cook, 1990