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W. Sharples and Co

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William Sharples & Co. of Irwell Foundry, Ramsbottom.

Maker of stationary engines. [1]

200 HP horizontal tandem compound engine for H W Trickett, Bacup [2]

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. Stationary Steam Engines of Great Britain by George Watkins. Vol 10
  2. ‘Stationary Steam Engines of Great Britain, Volume 3.1: Lancashire’ by George Watkins: Landmark Publishing Ltd.