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Ebbw Vale Steelworks

photographer unknown

Ebbw Vale Steelworks

Date: 1893

Media: photograph

Size: 77 x 101 mm

Acquired: 2012; Gift

Accession Number: 2012.98/2

The photograph is very interesting from the point of view of the technical history of iron making. It shows slag casting arrangements - possibly newly installed or experimental - at the two Victoria blast furnaces at the southern end of the Ebbw Vale Works.

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9 January 2016, 20:05
hi, my dad was les davies he worked in the 5 stand on the over head cranes there,i was in the cold mill i was a packer packing tinplate,i found a very old paintting of the steelworks and the man who painted maed a story on the back of the painting, thank you.

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