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of Mincing Lane, London
1862 Company founded - see Blagden Industries
1921 Private company. The company under Victor Blagden started reconditioning steel drums and became the European leader in the industry.
Later became one of the largest UK manufacturers of steel drums.
1961 Steel drum manufacturers and repairers and chemical merchants. 300 employees.