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Frederick Pollard and Co

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December 1929.
1960. Advert. Corona drilling machines.
May 1969. Corona 15AY drilling machine.

Frederick Pollard and Co, makers of high speed drilling machines, of Corona Works, Leicester; of St. Saviour's Road East, Leicester.

1911 Company started by Frederick Pollard formerly a partner in A. A. Jones, Pollard and Shipman

1917 High-speed drilling machines. [1]

1919 High-speed drilling machines. '20 years experience'. [2]

1920 September. Exhibited at the Machine Tool and Engineering Exhibition at Olympia with machine tools. [3]

1938 "Ettco" sensitive tapper / 'Ettco-Emrick' Tapping Attachment.

1968 Drilling machines

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. Mechanical World Year Book 1917. Published by Emmott and Co of Manchester. Advert p12
  2. Mechanical World Year Book 1919. Published by Emmott and Co of Manchester. Advert p12
  3. The Engineer of 10th September 1920 p244