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Interior of Biscuit Factory, around 1850
 
   
Interior of Biscuit Factory, around 1850
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Brief Description: Copy of an old print of Huntley & Palmers factory in Reading
Subject Date: Around 1850
 
Full Description: This print illustrates how the interior of the factory may have looked in its early days. This is the former silk factory that George Palmer bought in 1846. Every kind of cake and biscuit was produced in all sorts and sizes of packages, tins and boxes ready for supply to every part of the United Kingdom, India and the colonies.
 
Collection: Reading Museum Service
Place: Huntley & Palmers Factory, Reading, Berkshire
Dimensions: Height: 36.5cm, Width: 45.8cm
Subject: social history, trade <food mfr>, environment <buildings>, interior
Content Type: print
Location: Reading Museum Service
Local Ref: REDMG : 1997.130.85
Unique ID: rm-rm-1997_130_85~1_210-i-00-000.tif
IPR: Reading Borough Council (Reading Museum Service)
 
 
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