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THREE MILE ACT.

A Go-Ahead English Eirm

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A Go-Ahead English Eirm For smartness, push, and enterprise, even most go-ahead American house would find it difficult to beat the record which h.1." been set up bv an English firm, Messrs Graham, Morton. and Co., Ltd., Leeds, who had al- ready attained a new record by the short time occupied in building their own new and very extensive works. They had achieved a posi- tion which is second to none as the construc- tors of inclined retort, installations for the carbonization of coal in gasworks, and have had the honour of erecting, at Edinburgh, the largest installation of Bueh plant on th.e face of the globe. This contract, which amounted to over £ 113,000, was finished in the short tfpaoe of nine months. At Milan, the largest installation of similar plant on the continent of Europe, was completed, in the face of ex- ceptional difficulties, within seven months. The, contract, in this instance, was over £ 108,000. Thev are erecting a complete installation for the Paris gasworks at a co.st of £ 50,000, and at the New Wortley \Vorks of the Leeds Corporation they have on hand a large installation \£30000). this being the second contract they have had from that Corporation for this description of plant. At New Vork, also, it mav be mentioned, the Con&oHdated Gas Company of that city are erect ng a big installation of inclined retorts from the- designs of Air. Maurice Giaiiam, toe- managing director of the firm. Entering the workshop. we are at onco impressed by their extent, and by their ap- pearance of stability and strength. I he building is 586ft. of 5,985 square yards. The workshop* are splendidly lighted both from the roof and the. sides. "About two-thirds- of the ground space is occupied by the Plating s I and Erecting Shops. The works' are equipped with q large number of tho most mcdern ,tS of machines, which are grouped' and arranged ro as- to save expense and labour ih handling nttiterial.

.-BREACH OF PROMISE. -

DUKE OF CAMBRIDGE. -

YEAR AFTER YEAR.

D.:\ Y'S SPORT AT PENLLERGAEK.

ALL \\WiTsPElGS OFSHAMROCK.

SWANSEA JOTTINGS.

JSwansea Marriage : Tarr-Barlett.

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