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Baglan Bay Tinplate Co

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of Briton Ferry, Neath, (West Glamorgan), South Wales

1880s Installed engine from Foden.

1889 Incorporated as a limited company.

1902 Installed an engine from Galloways.

1914 Tinplate manufacturers. [1]

1930 Engine installed by Galloways.

1937 British Industries Fair Advert for Welsh Tinplate Works. Tinplate and Blackplate. (Engineering/Metals/Quarry, Roads and Mining/Transport Section - Stand No. D.328) [2]

1960s Company closed

See Also


Sources of Information

  • The Steam Engine in Industry by George Watkins in two volumes. Moorland Publishing. 1978/9. ISBN 0-903485-65-6