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Taken 27-Jul-11
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HRS 39 Wild's Papermill, Radcliffe

The image shows a paper-making machine in operation. The pink area is dyed pulp being conveyed at speed on a woollen 'felt'. It then travels from right to left under the 'dandy roller that can also be used to 'place' a watermark. As the pulp moved along it is dried using heated rollers or tins.

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Keywords:bury, fourdrinier, industrial heritage, lancashire, paper manufacturing, paper-making, radcliffe, wild's

HRS 39 Wild's Papermill, Radcliffe