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Charles Fairbairn

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Tonge Villa, Middleton, near Manchester.

Wind Cowls. [1]

1887 C. Fairbairn of Sale, Cheshire, and M. Wells of Manchester, patented apparatus for forging - by rollers - conoidal projectiles and other articles of circular transverse section. Patent No. 2499, 17 February 1887. Described and illustrated in The Engineer [2]. Was this Charles Fairbairn?

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Sources of Information

  1. The Engineer 1876/02/04
  2. [1] The Engineer, 1 June 1888, pp.553-4