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Proprietors: Samuel and James Monks.
1839 Advert: 'ON SALE, AN Excellent Portable High Pressure STEAM ENGINE, of Six Horses’ power, with Boiler and Pipes complete. The Engine is a bright one, got up in the first style, and has only been worked about eighteen months.
Apply to SAMUEL and JAMES MONKS, Rose Hill Foundry, Bolton.'
Bolton Chronicle, 28 December 1839