Margam Steel Works (Abbey Works) for The Steel Company of Wales Limited, Port Talbot, West Glamorgan: the slabbing mill motor shop

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RIBApix ref no RIBA87944
Architect/DesignerThomas, Sir Percy Edward (1883-1969)
W. S. Atkins & Partners
Artist/PhotographerStewart Bale Ltd.
CountryUK: Wales
CityPort Talbot
Subject Date1953
Image Date1951
StyleModern Movement
Library ReferenceAP292/290 (Bale 51487-11)
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Architectural Press Archive / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Margam Steel Works, originally and colloquially known as the "Abbey Works", was a modern integrated steelworks which began production in 1953, although most of the works had been built by 1951.

Subject tags

steelworks, machinery