Identification Longshot/Talking Point 485

  Brumas 22:48 15 Jul 11

Good Evening All. Last one tonight is a GENUINE UNIDENTIFIED POSTCARD, plain back, postally unused so no clues! click here

My views are that those machines resemble those gadgets for tumbling/polishing pebbles, albeit on a much larger scale?

  zzzz999 22:59 15 Jul 11

Looks like a paper mill

  Brumas 23:40 15 Jul 11

I'm turning in, G'Night All.

  QuizMan 00:31 16 Jul 11
  QuizMan 00:34 16 Jul 11
  QuizMan 00:35 16 Jul 11

Nor that. I thought I had the hang of posting links, but clearly I was wrong. Meanwhile just Google images for Woking Paper Works.

  Brumas 09:08 16 Jul 11

I think Lazarus The 2nd has it, I can't seem to get any joy with Woking Paper Works?

  Woolwell 10:34 16 Jul 11

I've had a look at the Woking photos and others and I think that paper mill may be correct. It would explain the high mounted roller on the right.

See smaller roller

  Quickbeam 11:07 16 Jul 11

You'd need a paper mill to print those links out;)

  Quickbeam 12:00 16 Jul 11

A wire rope works?

A wild guess... A derelict wire rope works

  Diemmess 12:41 16 Jul 11

How about drums for transatlantic/ocean phone cable?

The period woulld be about right. Those massive bearings are presumably needed to carry such a weight of cable. Cannot explain why the drum on the right is hoisted so high!

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

What is Amazon Go and will it come to the UK? The store without checkouts or queues

1995-2015: How technology has changed the world in 20 years

Why ecommerce hasn't taken off on social media

Super Mario Run preview | Hands-on first impressions of Super Mario Run: Mario's iPhone & iPad…