RefNoX345
TitleMidland Rollmakers Corporation, Cast Roll Manufacturers, Crewe, Cheshire
AdminHistoryMidland Rollmakers Limited was formed in 1947 to control and coordinate the operation of the works of C Akrill Limited, Thomas Perry Limited. and Bayliss Rolls Limited, the Midland companies of the British Rollmakers Corporation Limited. The works at C Akrill Limited closed in c.1956 and at Thomas Perry Limited in c.1981.

In November 1982 when Johnson and Firth Brown Limited, Steel Manufacturers, Sheffield merged its steelmaking interests with the British Steel Corporation's [BSC] River Don Works to form Sheffield Forgemasters the merger also included those cast roll making companies owned by JFB, including Midland Rollmakers.
DescriptionX345/1 - Corporate and Management Records
X345/2 - Legal Records
X345/3 - Financial Records
X345/4 - Promotional Material

The collection consists of the records of Midland Rollmakers Corporation, Cast Roll Manufacturers, Crewe as acquired by Johnson and Firth Brown Limited, Steel Manufacturers, Sheffield.

Records of Johnson and Firth Brown Limited, Steel Manufacturers, Sheffield (X306) are catalogued separately.
Datec. 1960 - 1981
Extent27 items
LanguageEnglish
AccessStatusOpen
LevelCollection
RelatedMaterialSee also:
Johnson Firth Brown Limited, Steel Manufacturers, Sheffield (X306);
British Rollmakers Corporation Limited, Steel Manufacturers (X335).

Collections at Cheshire and Chester Archives and Local Studies Service (D3543).
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