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James Whittaker ( -1902), Engineer of Walton-le-Dale, Lancashire.
1864 Whittaker's Engines, page 170 of The Engineer 1864/03/18.
...introduction of the slide rest for lathes...introduction of the Whitworth gun......appointment in the Seacombe Forge Works...