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Normanby Iron Works Co

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of Normanby Iron Works, Middlesbrough

1887 Gorton and Co built vertical boiler locomotives and supplied to Pease and Partners for the Normanby Iron Works

1898 Arthur Pease, who had been owner of Normanby Ironworks, died[1]

1900 The company was registered on 18 July, to acquire the private business of a company of the same name. [2]

1927 Pease and Partners had a controlling interest in the Normanby Iron Works[3].

1951 The Iron Works were nationalised under the Iron and Steel Act; became part of the Iron and Steel Corporation of Great Britain[4]

c.1955 Presumably denationalised

1959 Specialists in the manufacture of low sulphur and phosporus hematite pig iron and refined cylinder and malleable irons.

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Sources of Information

  1. The Times, 29 August 1898
  2. The Stock Exchange Year Book 1908
  3. The Basic Industries of Great Britain by Aberconway: Chapter XIII
  4. Hansard 19 February 1951
  5. The Times, Monday, May 21, 1956