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Roberts, Hargreaves and Co

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of Vulcan Foundry, Boardman Field, Bolton

To Millwrights. Brass and Iron Founders, &c.
JAMES PARKINSON been instructed to SELL, BY AUCTION, on WEDNESDAY NEXT, the 29th April, at Bolton-le-Moors, the following MACHINERY, all nearly new:- One 12in. Double-Geered Lathe, with hollow spindle, boxing [boring] bar, two face plates, 24 and 14 inches diameter, rests, countershafts, &c. complete; one 10 inch Ditto, with belt chuck, rests, countershafts complete, with preparations complete for a slide lathe, made by Bodmer and Co ..... For further particulars apply to ROBERTS, HARGREAVES, and Co., Vulcan Foundry, Boardman Field, Bolton. ....'[1]

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Sources of Information

  1. Bolton Free Press - Saturday 25 April 1846