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of Llangennech, near Llanelly, Wales
1873 Morlais Tin Plate Co erected for James Griffiths and Co.
1874 Employing around a hundred persons.
1879 Works offered for sale. '...The works, which are fitted tip with all modern appliances, well arranged, and exceptionally well placed, are connected with the railway system of South Wales by a Branch Line or Siding leading to the Llanelly Railway, at Llangennech, and comprise two Rolling Mills and Cold Rolling Mill, driven by a powerful condensing Steam Engine, with three boilers; Furnaces, Tin-house, Sorting Room, Warehouse, Weighbridge House, and Offices, the whole occupying about Eight Acres of Land, and held under a Lease for the unexpired term of ninety-three years, from the 24th June, 1879, at the ground rent of £100 per annum...'
1889 The works offered for sale. Description given.
1890 Works expanded.
1894 Works sold by owner William Williams having been idle for two years.
1937 British Industries Fair Advert for Welsh Tinplate Works. Tinplate and Blackplate.(Engineering/Metals/Quarry, Roads and Mining/Transport Section - Stand No. D.328).