[Trade flyer] Improved Drain Tile Machine. (Etheredge's Patent.)...Licenses may be obtained for using the Machine, with terms of Royalty, and every other information, on application to John Cheese, Resident Manager.
Scarce manufacturer's promotional handbill/flyer, illustrated letterpress broadsheet. Sheet 235 x 190mm. 9¼ x 7½". Fold creases as normal.
The text briefly explains the mechanics of the horse-powered machine (illustrated with a diagram) which in one operation turns clay into "tiles or pipes by compression". The verso lists the prizes the machine has received from Agricultural Societies in England, Scotland and Ireland. Frederick William Etheredge obtained his patent in 1842.
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