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Shotts Iron Co

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Shotts Iron Company of Shotts

See Shotts Iron Works and Shotts Iron Co (Edinburgh)

1801 The company was founded.

1871 The company was incorporated by an act of parliament.

1876 Report no dividend issued. [1]

1897 It was decided to re-construct, and the present company was registered on 27 October. [2]

1900 One railway steam locomotive built for their own use. [3]

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. The Engineer of 22nd September 1876 p215
  2. The Stock Exchange Year Book 1908
  3. British Steam Locomotive Builders by James W. Lowe. Published in 1975. ISBN 0-905100-816