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    DescriptionMarchon was one of Whitehaven's largest employers, employing over 4500 people directly and indirectly at their Whitehaven plant. This book tells the story of one of the cottage industry rising to an international industrial giant and then back to nothing again, with the plant closing in the early 1980s.

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    The Whitehaven Chemical Works
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Alan W. Routledge
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 128
    Width: 165 mm
    Height: 235 mm
    Thickness: 8 mm
    Weight: 280 g
    ISBN 13: 9780752435725
    ISBN 10: 0752435728

    BIC E4L: HIS
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T5.3
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1DBKENM
    BIC subject category V2: KNDC, HBTK
    BISAC V2.8: BUS070000
    DC22: 338.766
    Thema V1.0: KND, NHTK
    Illustrations note
    The History Press Ltd
    Imprint name
    The History Press Ltd
    Publication date
    01 November 2005
    Publication City/Country
    Author Information
    Alan Routledge worked as a senior manager at the Marchon plant. He has written several local histories of Whitehaven (published by Tempus).