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Skinningrove Iron Co

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The Skinningrove Iron Company of Carlin How, Saltburn-by-Sea

formerly the Loftus Iron Co

see Thomas Charles Hutchinson‎

1894 Plant enlarged and relationship with Pease and Partners established

1913 Built a railway locomotive

1927 Pease and Partners had a controlling interest in several local companies or ironworks including Skinningrove Iron Co, with its rolling-mills; see Aberconway for further information.

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

1963 Purchased by the Iron and Steel Investments consortium from the Holding and Realization Agency[2].

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. Hansard 19 February 1951
  2. The Times, 17 January 1963
  • British Steam Locomotive Builders by James W. Lowe. Published in 1975. ISBN 0-905100-816