Last Alteration: Sunday 07 April 2013

Mir Steel

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51°33'28"-02°57'46" show decimal

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Mir Steel
Corporation Road, Newport

Formerly known as Alpha Steel

Alpha Steel was founded in 1974, and was taken over by Satico Ltd in 2003. In December 2007 the company went into administration. It was subsequently bought by a Russian company, Mirinvest/Libala, who renamed it Mir Steel in 2008.

Additional locations as the crow flies:

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Uskmouth Power Station (The Age of Steel, A Good Man Goes To War, The Doctor, The Widow And The Wardrobe, Doctor Who Series Seven Part 2, Doctor Who Series 8 Filming): 0.68 miles.

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Newport Docks (The Age of Steel, Combat): 0.84 miles.

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Skinner Street (The Empty Planet): 1.43 miles.

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Church Street (Children of Earth: Day Two): 1.51 miles.

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Corus Strip Products UK (The End of Time): 1.68 miles.

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Pillgwenlly Primary School (Children of Earth: Day Five): 1.89 miles.

In the News:

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15 Aug 2008: "Alphasteel's new owners rename it Mir Steel UK" - Article on the the name change

Related Stories

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Journey's End [17 Mar 2008]: Inside the Crucible

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Planet of the Dead [3-4 Feb 2009]: Inside the Tritovore spaceship

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The End of Time [15,21-22 Apr 2009]: Old warehourses

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The Hungry Earth

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Cold Blood

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A Christmas Carol [12-15 Jul 2010]: The township

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The Wedding of River Song [14-15 Apr 2011]: The Docks of Calisto B(14), Wrecked ship/Chess game(15)

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