The North Dock, built originally for the ships exporting millions of tons of tinplate , have been turned into Millennium Quays, home to a sail training and water sports centre.
Coal and coke transformed the industry and a specialization developed in coated steel plate, tinplate , and galvanized sheet.
On the other hand, the pine, ash, iron, tinplate , metal type, and tools with which we worked at Eastfield seemed very real indeed.
Nominal coating thickness for equally coated tinplate range from 0.38 to 1.54 m on each surface.
She was bound from Swansea for St John, New Brunswick, Canada, with a general cargo, including 1300 tons of tinplate and, oddly enough, Christmas puddings and bicycles.
The part of the sole in front of the rabbet mouth was neatly clad with tinplate .
Scotland, however, wasn't over-specialized - like South Wales, for example, which concentrated on tinplate and coal.
Around the edge of each mask, a strengthening strip of scrap tinplate was fixed by careful hammering.
Cans for beer, soda, fruit drinks, and mineral water are made of tinplate , sometimes lined with plastic; their covers and tabs are aluminum.
Prime-matte tinplates , prime-bright tinplates and tinplates for general can lines are among the types that can be produced in this facility.