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C. Whittaker and Co

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Taken from a glass slide. Work Shop.

of Dowry Street Ironworks, Accrington.

Maker of stationary engines. [1]

Makers of brick making machinery. See Accrington Brick and Tile Co for images of their machinery.

1900 The company was registered on 23 October, to acquire the businesses of engine and machinery makers of C. Whittaker and Co and Furneval and Co. [2]

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. Stationary Steam Engines of Great Britain by George Watkins. Vol 10
  2. The Stock Exchange Year Book 1908