400 ton Two-Column, Three-Mould Slab and Kerb Press, views taken on site, O/No. K70670, c.1968

Order K70670 for Stockton Stone Co. Ltd., Stockton-on-Tees, c.1968

D7338/14/5/17/7109
Gloucestershire Archives
D7338/14/5/17/7111
Gloucestershire Archives
D7338/14/5/17/7112
Gloucestershire Archives
D7338/14/5/17/7115
Gloucestershire Archives
D7338/14/5/17/7116
Gloucestershire Archives

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  • In the late 60s I machined the main cylinders and bases on the Richards horizontal boring machine and the main bearing for the table on a Webster and Bennett vertical borer. Not forgetting dozens of silver steel roller bearings on a capstan lathe. 

    By Andrew Ellis (28/02/2017)

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