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1843 Advert: 'TO CAPITALISTS, ENGINEERS, ENGINE-BUILDERS, MILLWRIGHTS, COLLIERY OWNERS, ROPE MANUFACTURERS, IRON AND BRASS FOUNDERS, SHIP BUILDERS, BLACKSMITHS, CHAIN MAKERS, WHITE SMITHS, &c, &c.
TO BE SOLD BY AUCTION, Peremptorily and without Reserve,on the Premises, situate between Lambton Street and Bedford Street, Bishopwearmouth, (by Order of the Trustees under Deeds of Assignment,) on Monday, the 2nd of October, and following Days, THE CAPITAL ENGINEERING PLANT, late in the occupation of Messrs. J. Burlinson & Son, comprising the
STOCK-IN-TRADE Of Mill-Gear, Mill-Wright Work, Machinery, Implements, Utensils. &c., &c., including
FIRST MOTION MACHINERY, Consisting of malleable Iron Shafts, Carriages, Wheels, Sheaves,&c.; SELF-ACTING LATHE, 20 1/2 Feet Bed, and 12 Inch Head-stocks, with Counter-shaft, Sheaves, Cones, Hangers, and Change-wheels for cutting Screws ; LARGE LATHE HEAD, (quite new,) with 24-Inch Head-stocks, Counter-shaft, Cones, Hangers, Driving-pullies, and Face-plates ; Nine-Inch LATHE, with back Gearing; Two other LATHES, of 9 and 6-Inch Head-Stocks; FOOT LATHE, with 6 Inch Head-stocks; PLANING MACHINE, to plane 48 Inches by 22; DRILLING MACHINE, to drill from 1/4 Inch to 1 1/2 Inch; SCREWING MACHINE, with Counter-shaft and Hangers, and Taps and Dies from 1/2 to 1 3/4 Inch; Patent UNIVERSAL CHUCK, 18 Inches diameter; Second hand MARINE STEAM ENGINE ; Machinery for laying Drum-ropes; Machinery for stitching Flat-rope; .....several MOST VALUABLE NEW PATTERNS For Rope-Machinery, Mill Gearing, Coal Shipping, Engine Building Machinery, Thrashing Machinery, Cranes, &c. .... Also, A LARGE BOILER BUILDING YARD, situate between Johnson Street and Hope Street, Bishopwearmouth,