Maker of wire ropes, of Warrington
1973 British Steel sold its carbon- and mild-steel wire-making activities at Warrington (Rylands and Whitecross) and at Middlesbrough (Dorman Long) into a new company Rylands-Whitecross, jointly owned by Tinsley Wire Industries and British Ropes
The company is now a subsidiary of Carrington Wire.
Sources of Information
- The Times, Aug 17, 1973