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David Carlaw (c1833-1907) of David Carlaw and Sons
1890 June. Edinburgh International Exhibition. Showed a vertical engine based on the patent of K. D. Noble of Helensburgh 
. . . Mr. David Carlaw, a well-known Glasgow engineer and mechanical specialist, whose inventions and machine productions connected with the printing and stationery trades are largely in use throughout the kingdom. Mr. Carlaw, who was in his seventy-fifth year, . . . [more]