Grace's Guide

British Industrial History

Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 146,884 pages of information and 232,615 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

Francis Anding

From Graces Guide

Jump to: navigation, search

of Albert Ironworks, Uxbridge

  • 'Stationary Steam Engines of Great Britain, Volume 6: The South Midlands', by George Watkins, Landmark Publishing Ltd.' includes a photograph (Plate 126) of a Horse Wheel at Morrell‘s Brewery in Oxford, made by Francis Anding. This was a horizontal wheel 15 ft diameter with gear teeth on the rim and on one face. This was driven by two steam engines, and was used to transmit the power to various items of brewery equipment.