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Spencer's Steelworks, Newburn (1810-1960's)


Newburn Iron and Steel Making
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John Spencer and Sons
- "1810 The business was founded by John Spencer, who made files using water power in a mill previously used for corn. Spencer & Sons, otherwise known as Spencer's steel­works ...

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044934:Spencer's Steel Works Newburn Unknown c.1920

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045310:Spencer's Steel Works Newburn Unknown c.1909

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Tyne and Wear HER(4231): Newburn, Spencer's Steel Works
- "The firm of John Spencer and Sons Ltd. was founded in the year 1810 by John Spencer who had been an apprentice in the Sheffield Steel Works, and afterwards was ...

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Spencer's Steel Works

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Spencer's Steel Works

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Spencer's Steel Works

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Spencer Steel Works

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Spencer's Steel Works

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Spencer's Steel Works

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Spencer's Steel Works

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Spencer's Steel Works

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Spencer's Steel Works

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Spencer's Steel Works

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Spencers Steelworks Head Office, 1910

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  • Max Sinclair on Jan. 13, 2022, 5:20 p.m.

    I have a very large original promotional poster of the factory with surrounding areas etc, its a beautiful thing , its belongs to a customer of mine and he's looking to sell it and I said I would try to find a home for it, Any pointers would be very much appreciated if thats not too much of an ask. regards Max maxsinclair17@aol.com

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