Marchon : The Whitehaven Chemical Works

By (author)


You save US$6.38

Free delivery worldwide

Dispatched from the UK in 2 business days

When will my order arrive?

Marchon 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.

show more
  • Paperback | 128 pages
  • 165 x 235 x 8mm | 280g
  • The History Press Ltd
  • StroudUnited Kingdom
  • English
  • 180Ill.
  • 0752435728
  • 9780752435725
  • 977,061

Other books in Industrialisation & Industrial History

Other people who viewed this bought:

About Alan W. Routledge

Alan Routledge worked as a senior manager at the Marchon plant. He has written several local histories of Whitehaven (published by Tempus).

show more

Reviews from