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East Moors Steel Works, 1977-1988

MS. Callaghan 16
Held in our offsite storage facility


  1. Correspondence, mostly between Callaghan and Lord [Frank] Beswick regarding the proposed closure of the East Moors Steelworks. Also includes press release from British Steel Corporation regarding their results for the half year period ending September 28th 1974. 1972-1974
  2. Correspondence, press cuttings and reports regarding East Moors Steel workers who accepted early voluntary redundancy. Also includes reports relating to the aftermath of the closure and its social impact. 1978-1981


  • Creation: 1977-1988


1 box

Language of Materials

  • English

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MS. Callaghan 16

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom