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John Harris 104/03/2021 17:41:22
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Can anyone provide information on Morewood Model Engineers Ltd.

I have a very nice professionally manufactured copper boiler for a 5in gauge Boxhill made by them with the test certificate dated 24 October 1984. The boiler was tested hydraulically to a pressure 200lbs/psi. As to quality, it could have been made by a watchmaker - it's a work of art in it's own right.

I have no information on Morewood other than the test certificate which was printed by a commercial printer.

With thanks, John Harris

Brian H04/03/2021 17:53:27
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Stuart Turner took over Morewood in 1987.

Brian

br04/03/2021 17:55:39
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Your boiler certiicate was issued 3 years prior to them being taken over.

Stuart / Cheddar were involved.

Morewood , as far as I rember was the surname of the proprietor .

Andy Meakin at Stuarts more be able to help

Jerry at Clevedon steam worked for Cheddar so he may be worth contacting

Bill

John Harris 104/03/2021 22:16:44
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Thanks Brian and Bill. Seems it's got a good pedigree.

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