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Shipbuilding

Volume 892: debated on Friday 23 May 1975

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asked the Secretary of State for Industry if he will publish in the Official Report the information recently supplied by him to the hon. Member for Tynemouth with regard to the employees

Group or CompanyEmployment of Companies listed for NationalisationLocation of Works or Yard with over 100 Employees
London and Overseas Freighters Ltd.2,586Sunderland.
North East Coast Shiprepairers Ltd.2,804South Shields, Hull, Jarrow, Sunderland.
Vickers Shipbuilding Group Ltd.13,441Barrow in Furness.
Govan Shipbuilders Ltd.4,884Glasgow.
Laird Group Ltd.1,674Birkenhead, Liverpool.
Vosper Thornycroft Ltd.7,553Portsmouth, Southampton, Fareham, Cosham.
Hall Russell & Co. Ltd.977Aberdeen.
Dowsett Holdings Ltd.948Lowestoft.
John G. Kincaid & Co. Ltd.1,397Greenock.
Richardsons Westgarth & Co. Ltd.2,350Immingham, Wallsend, Sunderland, Hartlepool.
The Peninsular and Oriental Steam Navigation Co.2,401London, Tilbury, Falmouth.
The London Graving Dock Co. Ltd.1,050London, Gravesend.
Sunderland Shipbuilders Ltd.6,040Sunderland, Bishop Auckland.
Robb Caledon Shipbuilders Ltd.2,011Leith, Dundee, Burntisland.
Cammell Laird Shipbuilders Ltd.5,513Birkenhead.
Yarrow & Co. Ltd.5,055Glasgow.
Appledore Shipbuilders Ltd.1,307Bideford, Barnstaple.
Scott Lithgow Group8,880Port Glasgow, Greenock, Glasgow.
Swan Hunter Group Ltd.20,267Glasgow, Wallsend, Goole, Grangemouth, Newcastle Upon Tyne, Billingham North Shields, South Shields, Hebburn-on-Tyne, Middlesbrough.
Drypool Group Ltd.1,193Hull, Selby, Beverley.
Hawthorn Leslie (Engineers) Ltd.600Newcastle Upon Tyne.
Bristol Channel Shiprepairers Ltd.295*Cardiff.
* Excludes employment at Newport, Barry, Port Talbot and Swansea.