Printing Press [Glockner]

Frank F Pershke Ltd, Commissioned by;  The Charnwood Engineering Company, Manufacturer;  English Numbering Machines Ltd, Supplier; 

1950
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Maker and Role
Frank F Pershke Ltd, Commissioned by
The Charnwood Engineering Company, Manufacturer
English Numbering Machines Ltd, Supplier
Production Date
1950
Description
"The Glockner" automatic high speed cylinder printing press, with integral feeders and motors. Large rectangular machine with grey-green paint and "THE GLOCKNER" on metal plate on one side. Solid plates on either side with mostly exposed inner working. Contains a number of rollers internally and several levers with wooden circular knobs. Two switch white power box on one side. Counter machine located above machine name plate.
Media/Materials
Processed Material/Metal
Organic/Vegetal/Plant Extract/Latex/Rubber
Processed Material/Synthetic/Plastic
Signature/Marks and Type
THE GLOCKNER Embossed
MANUFACTURED FOR / FRANK F. PERSHKE LTD. / LONDON, W.C.2. / BY / THE CHARNWOOD ENGINEERING CO, LTD. / LEICESTER, ENGLAND / SERIAL NO. 10139 / DATE 27-9-50 Maker's Plate
ENGLISH NUMBERING MACHINES LTD / ENM / ENFIELD LONDON ENGLAND Maker's Plate
Accession No
2013.201
Credit Line
Frank F Pershke Ltd et al. 1950. Printing Press [Glockner], 2013.201. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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