Old Photos of Witham

Cleaning off’ from Crittall catalogue

Taken: 1951-1953, Ref: M1943

Cleaning off’. Photo (10) from a series illustrating the making of a window. From page 17 of catalogue. The caption says ‘The sprue formed in welding is removed with a heavy pneumatic chisel.’ John Thurgoood, who worked there, says this picture was taken at the Witham works. See link for notes on the catalogue.

PublisherCrittall Manufacturing Company Ltd.
Date taken1951-1953
SourceCrittall Windows catalogue no.163, 1953. Published by Crittall Manufacturing Company Ltd., Braintree. Large book. Copy lent by John Thurgood of Terling. There is another copy at Braintree museum
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