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F. W. Shallis

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of Whitefield Bank, Heaton Norris, Stockport.

  • 1884 Company established in Bombay by F. W. Shallis, one of the pioneers to extend the process of cotton bale pressing up country in India.
  • 1897 F. W. Shallis moved his company to England.
  • 1914 Hydraulic engineer. Manufacturer of hydraulic machinery for the baling of cotton, jute, wool, coir, silk and other fibrous material for transport to other parts of the world. [1]

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