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John McDowall and Sons

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Machine dug out the ground and being renovated in Puerto Rico, Misiones. Argentina.
1869. Triple gear travelling crane.
April 1870.

of Walkinshaw Foundry, Johnstone, nr. Glasgow, maker of wood working machinery

1823 Business was established in Glasgow

1846 Moved to Walkinshaw Streetl the works occupied about two acres

1895 Employed over 150 men.

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