Various photographs of the official opening of the Abbey Works, Port Talbot

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Photographs of the official opening of the Abbey Works, Port Talbot

Administrative / Biographical History

The event drew a large number of guests, who were given a tour of the works and entertained by a brass band. The guest of honour, Hugh Gaitskill, Chancellor of the Exchequer, and his wife are shown in many of the photographs, and also the Mayor of Port Talbot, Richard Evan, and the Mayor of Swansea.

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