A collection of records related to companies which had originally occupied a factory on Brown Street in Salford. Richard England (Salford) Ltd was acquired by the donor of the collection, who also acquired James Keith & Blackman Co and Selas Gas & Engineering Co Ltd at later dates.
Collection consists of literature and photographs of gas equipment used commercially for bakery, catering industry, laundry, heating and early arc light use. The hydraulic equipment focuses on presses used during the making of callender bowls for the textile industry, with some mention of embossed paper.
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- Gas Industry, Textile Industry, Hydraulic Engineering
- Access is given in accordance with the Museum of Science and Industry's access policy. Material from this collection is available to researchers through the Museum's Archive Study Area.