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Advert For G. D. Sykes' Warp Fastener For Beams

Advert For G. D. Sykes' Warp Fastener For Beams

Printer: Unknown

Medium: Print on paper

Date: 1885

Shelfmark: Evan.7312

Item number: 7312

Genre: Leaflet

The 19th century was a time of innovation and invention and hundreds of patents were granted to scientists developing machinery and equipment for use in industry. High speed machines were introduced to factories in the 1850s and these revolutionised the manufacturing industry making assembly faster and cheaper and increasing productivity. This is an advertisement for G. D. Sykes' 'warp fastener', for use on looms in the textile industry.

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