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Spong & Co.'s patent fire escape, 1887?

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PressmarkEvan.6952
Heading or VenueSpong & Co.
PlaceLondon, Holborn
TitleContractors to the Admiralty for (Gold medal) portable fire engines. Spong & Co.'s patent fire escape, No. 10167. 1887. The simplest and most practical ever made. The rope will carry a ton weight. Ready for use in three-quarters of a minute … It is perfectly safe; even children like to descend by it … Can be see in action from a window at Spong & Co., patentees, inventors, and manufacturers, 226, High Holborn, London, W.C. …
Size26 cm.
Date[1887?]
Imprint[London]
IllustrationsWith an illustration of the fire escape in action
NotesDated in MS.: 1887
GenreAdvertisement
SubjectFire escapes
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