Our History

Abram Pulman & Sons Ltd has a long and successful history of steel stockholding dating back to 1830 when it was founded.

In 1898 the Company was incorporated and acquired by F C Shoesmith, whose family still own and run Pulman Steel.

Today, the Managing Director is David Shoesmith, F C Shoesmith's great, grandson, keeps the vision of continued success and investment alive. Pulman Steel operates as a family business from offices and warehouses in Sowerby Bridge, close to where it originated over 180 years ago and providing steel services to Yorkshire and Lancashire.

The company has preserved some historical documents, which you can view by clicking the image on the right

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