Category: 1955

Advert from Engineering. Vol: 180, No: 4688 – …

Advert from Engineering.
Vol: 180, No: 4688 – December 2nd 1955
Clarke, Chapman & Co of Durham
Boilers and power station equipment

Advert from Engineering. Vol: 180, No: 4688 – …

Advert from Engineering.
Vol: 180, No: 4688 – December 2nd 1955
Budenberg Gauge Co of Manchester
Data recorders

Advert from Engineering. Vol: 180, No: 4688 – …

Advert from Engineering.
Vol: 180, No: 4688 – December 2nd 1955
Brookhirst of Chester
Motor controllers and drives

Advert from Engineering. Vol: 180, No: 4688 – …

Advert from Engineering.
Vol: 180, No: 4688 – December 2nd 1955
Hudswell, Clarke & Co of Leeds
Locomotives

Founded in 1860 as Hudswell and Clarke and continued trading until the 1960s. Several of their steam locomotives are still in use or preserved as museum pieces. The company was involved in military work during the early atomic era and produced the framework of the majority of early British atomic bombs.

Advert from Engineering. Vol: 180, No: 4688 – …

Advert from Engineering.
Vol: 180, No: 4688 – December 2nd 1955
Alfred Herbert of Coventry
Drying and pulverising equipment

The company was founded in 1888 and at one time was the largest machine tool manufacturer in the UK and one of the largest in the world. It went into recievership in the 1982 and failed a year later.

Advert from Engineering. Vol: 180, No: 4688 – …

Advert from Engineering.
Vol: 180, No: 4688 – December 2nd 1955
John Fowler & Co of Leeds
Tractors

The company was founded in the 1850s by pioneering agricultural engineer John Fowler. It closed in the 1970s.

Advert from Engineering. Vol: 180, No: 4688 – …

Advert from Engineering.
Vol: 180, No: 4688 – December 2nd 1955
Dawson & Downie of Clydebank
Pumps

Advert from Engineering. Vol: 180, No: 4688 – …

Advert from Engineering.
Vol: 180, No: 4688 – December 2nd 1955
Davies & Metcalfe of Romiley
Mechanical lubricators

The company now appears to operate under the Faiveley Transport name.

Advert from Engineering. Vol: 180, No: 4688 – …

Advert from Engineering.
Vol: 180, No: 4688 – December 2nd 1955
Dallow Lambert of Thurmaston
Dust management and air cleaning

Advert from Engineering. Vol: 180, No: 4688 – …

Advert from Engineering.
Vol: 180, No: 4688 – December 2nd 1955
Cowans, Sheldon & Co of Carlisle
Cranes