This order was for the supply of two presses. Each press had 24 daylights.
The last four photographs have been scanned from a small collection received from John Davis. They were originally photographed by Turners (Photography) Ltd., Newcastle upon Tyne, the records of which are held in the Tyne & Wear Archives.
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Click on this hyperlink to see a brief Engineering Specification for this press.
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