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of Canal Foundry, Preston.
Iron Founders and Millwrights
1825 Listed as iron founders
1827 20 HP portable steam engine advertised for sale by James Shawcross at a cotton mill in Little Houghton, Worsley
A bell at Brindle St Joseph’s Church in Preston bears the date and name "1828 J. Lindsay and Co, Canal Foundry Preston" 
Foundry later became Stevenson and Co