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Albion Works, Salford.
1863 John Bailey and Co, turret clock makers, brassfounders, steam and water gauge makers, copying press makers, of Albion Clock and Brass Works, 9 Essex St, Oldfield Road, Salford and Goree Piazza, Liverpool.
1865 John's son William inherited his father's business at Albion Works after John retired. Business now manufacturing steam pumps, ram pumps, regulating valves, pyrometers, barometers, fire engines, tide recorders, gas jet motors, lubricators & turnstiles.
1869 Making Flinn's Bar Cutter, designed by William C Flinn of Nashua, USA
1876 John Bailey and Co, printer's machinists, of Albion Works, Essex St, Oldfield Road, Salford
The business was continued and expanded by John Bailey's son, as W. H. Bailey and Co