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East Moors Steel Works, 1973

MS. Callaghan 7
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Folders labelled "9011: H/Ind: 73" and "East Moors Steel 1973, BLMC/Cardiff 1973", containing correspondence, press cuttings and notes regarding the proposed closure of the East Moors Steel Works, April-June 1973. Correspondents include David Powell, Rhodri Morgan, [Stuart] Lloyd Jones, Lord Melchett [Julian Mond], Edward Heath, Peter Walker, Lord [Donald Gresham] Stokes, Brynmor John, Eric Varley, Alec Jones, Patrick McNair-Wilson, Meirion Lewis and Roy Hughes, among others.

Also includes letter from Henry Peterson regarding his resignation as President of the International Maritime Pilots' Association, extracts from Hansard for 20 February and 25 January 1973, report Proposed Developments in the Steel Industry: Effect on Wales and what needs to be done by J. Emrys Jones, Spring 1973 edition of journal British Steel, extracts from Hansard for 21 May and 25 January 1973, transcript of HTV production Outlook, copy of speech given at the City Hall, Cardiff by Edward Heath, and memorandum British Steel Corporation: Ten Year Development Strategy by T. Mervyn Jones.


  • 1973


1 box (3 folders)

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Callaghan 7

Repository Details

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Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom