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of Leonard Stanley, Glos.
1836 Advert: 'CLOTH MEASURING MACHINES. - These MACHINES, Warranted for their accuracy and facility in Measuring Woollen or other cloths, made by the Inventor, John Beard, of Leonard Stanley, Gloucestershire, may be seen at J Jones's Warehouse, in Park Cross Street, Brush Manufacturer, who is appointed Agent for the Sale of them.— Leeds. Sept. 2, 1836'