800 ton Forging Press with steam driver, view taken on site c.1941

At Walter Somers Ltd., Kidderminster, date of supply estimated c.1930s

D7338/14/10/3410 Artists enhancement
Gloucestershire Archives
Gloucestershire Archives
Gloucestershire Archives

The quality second image was located in 2018 from a batch of early photos, scanned and added to the page.

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