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HRS 1672 Trafford Park, Taylor Bros steel works 1970s

"Setting moulds in preparation for teeming (pouring). Each mould appears to have its individual trumpet (white object in photo) suggesting several different designs were being cast at each operation." Colin Davies (ex Brymbo Steel Works)

The process process produced ingots of steel ready for forging and manufacture of railway wagon wheels. KH
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HRS 1672 Trafford Park, Taylor Bros steel works 1970s