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Reg Maisey at Work, GWR Factory

ID Number– 1277

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Subject – Reg Maisey at work

Date – circa 1960

Donor – WarburtonBeryl

Street – Rodbourne Road

Location – ? Shop

Factory – GWR Works

Demolition of Garage

ID Number- 455.64

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Subject – Demolition of Garage

Date – 2006

Donor – RogersStan

Street – Redcliffe Street

Factory – Watkins Garage

GWR Factory Railings, Mannington Recreation Ground

ID Number – 455.122

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Subject – GWR Factory Railings

Date – 2009

Donor – RogersStan

Location – Mannington Rec.

Additional Info – The photo shows the only remaining example of the iron railings that protected the Western boundary of the GWR works.  The bridge handrail in the foreground is on the footbridge to the Mannington Recreation Ground changing rooms and car park and the bridge in the back ground is the footbridge for the old cinder path from Mannington Rec. to the bottom of Redcliffe Street, used by many workers from Shaw & Wootton Bassett. The brook featured is the Elcombe Brook which runs into the River Ray at the bottom of Morris Street.

Letter of reference for Ivy Pinnegar

ID Number – 261

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Subject – Letter of reference for Ivy Pinnegar

Date – 1921

Donor – ApplebyDelcia

Street – Morris Street

Factory – Cellular Clothing

Demolition of the Kay & Co factory (formerly Cellular Clothing Company)

ID Number – 263

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Subject – Demolition of the Kay & Co factory (formerly Cellular Clothing Company)

Date – ?

Donor – MillsMr

Street – Morris Street

Location – Junction of Morris Street and Rose Street

Factory – Cellular Clothing

Demolition completed of Kay & Co factory (formerly Cellular Clothing Co)

ID Number – 264

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Subject – Demolition completed of Kay & Co factory (formerly Cellular Clothing Co)

Date – ?

Donor – MillsMr

Street – Morris Street

Location – Junction of Morris Street and Rose Street

Factory – Cellular Clothing

Housing built on the site of Kay & Co factory (formerly Cellular Clothing Co)

ID Number – 265

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Subject – Housing built on the site of Kay & Co factory (formerly Cellular Clothing Co)

Date – ?

Donor – MillsMr

Street – Morris Street

Location – Junction of Morris Street and Rose Street

Factory – Cellular Clothing

Kay & Co Ltd (formerly Cellular Clothing Company)

ID Number – 262

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Subject – Kay & Co Ltd (formerly Cellular Clothing Company)

Date – ?

Donor – MillsMr

Street – Morris Street

Location – Junction of Morris Street and Rose Street

Factory – Cellular Clothing

Envelope with Cellular Clothing Co address

ID Number – 261

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Subject – Envelope with Cellular Clothing Co address

Date – 1921

Donor – MillsMr

Street – Morris Street

Factory – Cellular Clothing

Miscellaneous Advertisements

ID Number – 253.14

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Subject – Miscellaneous Advertisements

Date – 1950

Donor – WalkleyJoyce

Street – Not Listed-See Additional Info

Additional Info – Advertisements for various premises in various streets

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