900 ton Horizontal Extrusion Press, views taken on site in 1971, O/No. E76970, c.1970

Order E76970 for Aluminium Precision Extruders Ltd., (ALPEX), Bedwas, c.1970

D7338/14/5/18/7332
Gloucestershire Archives
D7338/14/5/18/7335
Gloucestershire Archives
D7338/14/5/18/7336
Gloucestershire Archives

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  • Hi John!  Looking at these photo’s again, I’m pretty sure that in the first two photos it is John Little at the controls, probably during commissioning trials.

    Chippy Aston

    I am sure you are correct – just waiting for someone to flag up his name!  John B 

    By Graham Aston (02/06/2015)

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