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James Steel

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Sir James Steel (1909-1994)

1909 Born in Sunderland, son of Alfred Steel

Educated at Trent College

Joined Steel and Co where he specialised in the marketing side of the company

1966 Announced his retirement from The Steel Group Ltd. and its various subsidiary companies at the end of September. He completed forty years in the company's service, during the last ten of which he has been chairman.[1]

1994 Died

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Sources of Information

  1. The Engineer 1966/09/02
  • The Times November 28, 1994