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English Crown Spelter Co

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of Queen Street Place, London, spelter refiners.

The Crown Works at Port Tennant, were started by Shackleford and Ford, passed to the Richardson firm of copper-smelters, and in 1883 became the present English Crown Spelter Co[1].

1883 The company was registered on 9 March, to acquire spelter works situated at Swansea, and calamine mines at Oneta, Lombardy. [2]

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Sources of Information

  1. The Basic Industries of Great Britain by Aberconway: Chapter IXX
  2. The Stock Exchange Year Book 1908