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Ore Preparation Plant under construction

In order to improve the efficiency of its blast furnaces, between 1957 and 1959 the Stanton Ironworks Company constructed an ore preparation plant at the western end of Stanton Works. This view, looking west, shows the coke bunkers right of centre with the sinter plant building to the rear and left. Inbetween, the inclined main conveyor can be seen rising to the left. The new installation cost nea…