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of Wilburn Street, Salford, and then Cornbrook, Manchester.
1873 Company established at Wilburn Iron Works, Salford, by Robert Hulme, who was soon afterwards joined by Edward Lund. Subsequently the firm removed to Egerton Street Iron Works, Chester Road, Manchester; in 1890 they purchased land and built new and commodious works at Cornbrook.
1874 Advertisement: 'STEAM DONKEY PUMPS, for feeding boilers, raising water, and all pumping purposes. - HULME & LUND, makers of ram pumps, single and double acting, Wilburn-st., Salford'
1888 Description and engraving of underground horizontal pumping engine for Dynevor Mining Co (Neath Abbey? Dynevor, Dyffryn and Neath Abbey United Collieries Co?). Two steam cylinders, 25" dia, 24" stroke. 20 tons total weight. Total head 480 ft p431 & 437 (see illustration)
1893 Description and engraving of triple ram steam-driven pump. (see illustration)
1902 Advertisement - Pumping Machinery: E. Lund ('Late Hulme & Lund'), Newbridge Road, Stockport
See Edward Lund