Slotting machine, made by Joseph Whitworth & Co.

Made:
c.1870 in Manchester
maker:
Joseph Whitworth and Company

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Slotting machine, made by Joseph Whitworth & Co., Manchester, c.1870.

J. Whitworth & Co. made this slotting machine between 1860 - 1880. It is a typical slotting machine from this period, with a high table and a boxy, vertical shape. The slotter was presented to the Museum in 1998 by the Atlas Works engineering company of Preston.

Details

Category:
Hand and Machine Tools
Object Number:
Y1998.35
type:
slotting machine
credit:
Gift of Atlas Works

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