1893 Melksham ILLUSTRATED letter TRACTION STEAM MACHINES Tilke BRISTOL DOCKS

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  • Sold Date: Oct 03, 2012
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ILLUSTRATED

LETTER HEAD

DESCRIPTION:

Letter head from

TILKE AND SMITH

Engineers, Iron & Brass Founders

Steam Thrashing Machine Proprietors

High Street Iron Works, Melksham

(Wiltshire).

Illustration shows Farm scene with working Traction Engine and Thrashing Machine and labourers plus two hand machines.

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Printed at the left hand side is a list of the machinery made and services offered by Tilke & Smith:

Hand Travelling Stacking Cranes Under-ground Quarry Cranes Winding Drums & Gears Block Stone Trollies Crab's Screw Jacks Water Carts Sleeping Vans Smith's Improved Harrows Lift and Force Pumps Iron & Brass Castings of every description Fixed Engines and Boilers Turbine Water Wheels Shafting and Pullies Saw Mill Plant New or Second Hand supplied and fixed by Competant Workmen Mowers, Reapers, Binders, Elevators, Haymakers, Horse Rakes, Pulpers, Chaff Cutters, Corn Grinding Mills &c., at lowest prices Traction and Portable Engines, Thrashing machines, Saw Benches, Chaff Cutters always on hire A large assortment of Fittings always in stock Engine and Boiler repairs by skilled Mechanics, New Wrought Iron Chimneys, Smoke Boxes, Ash Pans, New Lowmoor Fire Boxes refitted to Traction or Portable Engines,
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