One of the greatest
industrial marvels of Sheffield is the Cyclops Steel and
Iron Manufactory on Saville Street of Messrs. Charles Cammell and Co.,
producers on a truly colossal scale, of every description of
steel used for machinery, engineering, locomotive, railway,
and other purposes.
This vast establishment
comprises almost a small town of factories, the premises
occupying an area of upwards of fourteen acres of ground, and
affording employment to over 1200 persons, the amount of whose
annual wages exceeds the revenues of many a foreign
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