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British Perlit Iron Co

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c1925 Company was formed.

1925 They purchased the British and colonial patent rights of Heinrich Lanz of Mannhein, Germany, for the manufacture of high-quality grey cast iron, which passes under the trade name of "Perlit" iron. The directors of the company were:-

Mr H. J. Young was retained as a consulting metallurgist by the company with the permission of the North Eastern Marine Engineering Co.[1]

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Sources of Information

  1. The Engineer 1925/07/31