A company town is a town or city in which much or all real estate, buildings (both residential and commercial), utilities, hospitals, small businesses such as grocery stores and gas stations, and other necessities or luxuries of life within its borders are owned by a single company.
|Derwent Valley Mills|
|Engelsberg Ironworks||Angelsberg, Sweden|
|Fray Bentos||Barrio Anglo|
|Humberstone and Santa Laura Saltpeter Works|
|Mining Sites of Wallonia||workers city Grand Hornu, Bois du Luc|
|Ombilin Coal Mining Heritage of Sawahlunto|
|Røros||Røros was a ‘company town’ and the copper works were responsible for work, transport, and food supplies, schools, and a few social services. (AB ev extension)|
|Sewell Mining Town|
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