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Worsley Mesnes Steam Winder about 1986
Photo: Graham Isherwood
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Item #: 33833
Closeup view of the patent plate on the Point of Ayr winding engine. So far I have been unable to trace the actual date and patent number for the Mellings valve gear - if anyone does know them, I'd be very grateful to hear about them. The stamped letters in the brass are not the patent number, but possibly a works reference code?

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