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W. Gunther and Sons

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Exhibit at the National Slate Museum.
June 1898.
August 1899.
February 1901. Girard and Jonval Turbines
January 1902.
From Page’s Magazine, c.1903
1903. Electric installation at Lodore.
December 1929.

of Central Engineering Works, Havelock Street, Oldham.

Makers of water turbines and governors

c.1898 Successor to W. Gunther

1899 Supplied a 355 HP central discharge water turbine for an overseas cotton spinning mill. Runner was 42" diameter, speed 260 rpm.[1]

1922 Principals: James A. Gunther, E. J. Gunther.

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Sources of Information

  1. [1] The Engineer, 31 March 1899