400 ton Single Mould Slab Press, O/No. 66270, c.1966

Order 66270 for Macoun Silo, Ontario, Canada, c.1966

D7338/14/3/1/6793
Gloucestershire Archives
D7338/14/3/1/6795
Gloucestershire Archives
D7338/14/3/1/6796
Gloucestershire Archives
D7338/14/3/1/6797
Gloucestershire Archives

This press was ordered by Brooklyn Concrete Products Ltd., Brooklyn, Ontario, Canada.  At the time the owner’s name was Bob McCoy.  He acted as agent in North America for Fielding & Platt for many years.

The photographs illustrated were recovered from poor-quality glass negatives, digitally converted and enhanced.

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