Crown Works, 21d Orchard Road,
Northants. NN9 5JG
Bench top platens, hand-fed platens, all sorts of equipment and sundries.
Offers in the region of
plus delivery and VAT
Light box with perspex top and fluorescent tubes inside 37″ wide x 28″ deep x 8″ high (94cm x 72cm x 20cm)
Four-tier cabinet with 100 galleys 9″ x 13″ (230mm x 330mm)
Two-tier cabinet with 50 large galleys 13″ x 21″ (330mm x 535mm)
Two-tier cabinet by Joyce & Co. with 50 galleys 9″ x 24″ (230mm x 610mm)
Steel rack with 25 galleys 9″ x 13″ (230mm x 330mm)
Sturdy old pine library cupboard for newspapers and journals 42.5″ wide x 14″ deep x 51″ high (1080 x 355 x 1295mm)
Extremely heavy duty, solid, sturdy bench 4′ wide x 3′ deep x 27.5″ high (1220mm x 910mm x 690mm)
Rare and sought-after cast iron ink stand 33″ high x 13″ wide x 15.5″ deep
Cast iron printers’ stand with wooden top and drawer: 37.5″ high x 22″ wide x 14.5″ deep (950mm x 560mm x 370mm)
8″ x 6″ (approx.) standard height (0.849″ = 21.55mm) letterpress mounting base.
Many sizes and thicknesses.
“Victor” No.1 treadle platen made by T. Forknall, Leicester 8″ x 5″ (200mm x 125mm)
Believed to be an early (circa 1928)
Adana all-steel treadle platen
Approx. 11″ x 7″ (280 x 180mm)
Rare and interesting
Vicobold art platen (parallel impression)
Inside chase 13.5″ x 9.5″ (340 x 240mm)
Platen 14.5″ x 11″ (370 x 280mm)
Floor area 4′ deep x 3′ wide
Single-phase, 3 chases, excellent provenance
Various hand rollers… refurbished with new rubber.
6″ x 2.5″ (155mm x 60mm) hand roller refurbished with soft new rubber.
9.5″ x 2.5″ (240 mm x 63mm) hand roller in cast frame with brass bearings and wooden handle refurbished with soft new rubber.
Plus delivery and VAT
2 feet long mahogany composing sticks 2″ to 2.5″ deep with brass slide
Type cabinet with six drawers and a small amount of brass type for use with Masseeley blocking press.
Selection of good standard size typecases
Good quantity of chases for sale, please ask about sizes.
Useful boxes for keeping lead spacing 240mm x 130mm x 43mm high.
Seven compartments for hair, thin, mid, thick, nuts, quads, quotations, clumps, etc.
30″ x 24″ temperature controlled ground steel plate 14mm thick
Hot bed 10″ x 5″ — small, compact and very heavy — Masseeley cabinet of brass type available for use with this press
Inside chase 7″ x 4.5″ — Platen 9″ x 5.25″
No forme roller but hand roller can be supplied separately
Table top hand platen 8″ x 5″
Two new rollers
With booklets, as shown
Small double type cabinet with founts of type 25″ wide 21″ high 9″ deep
any reasonable offer
Two chases 13.5” x 9.5”
Platen 14.5” x 10”
Two new rollers