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Wolverhampton and Birchley Rolling Mills

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of Osier Bed Works, Wolverhampton and Birchfield Lane, Oldbury

1955 After the acquisition of Wolverhampton Steel and Iron Co by Thomas W. Ward, Birchley Rolling Mills was integrated into it, forming Wolverhampton and Birchley Rolling Mills Ltd[1].

1963 Ward sold Wolverhampton and Birchley Rolling Mills to Stewarts and Lloyds to ensure supplies of billets[2]

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Sources of Information

  1. The Times, 28 November 1955
  2. The Times, Dec 02, 1963