20th., APRIL, 1818
NOTICE is hereby given the the Committee of the intended Worcester
Gas Light and Coke Company, are prepared to receive Tenders from
any Persons who may wish to contract for the Works requisite for
lighting the City of Worcester with Gas.
A Specification of the Works necessary may be seen at the Bank
of Merrs. Berwick and Co. Worcester.
All Tenders must be delivered before the first Day of May next,
sealed up, and indorsed “Tender for Worcester Gas Works,”
under Cover to W. Wall, Esq. Old Bank, Worcester.
Worcester April 11 1818
DALE IRON WORKS.
TO be LET, and may be entered upon immediately, all those well arranged
and valuable IRON WORKS, situated at Ape Dale in the County of Stafford,
adjoining the Canal of the Representatives of the late Sir Nigel B.
Gresley, bart. which by an inclined Plane or Railway of 200 Yards
or thereabouts, opens a communication with the Grand Trunk Canal at
Stoke-on-Trent; consisting of 2 Blast Furnaces, with a Blast Engine
of ninty-Horse Power with brass Cylinder, Air Pump, Buckets, &c.
very spacious and commodious Casting House, 2 large and convenient
Moulding Rooms, Pit and Drying Stone, Smiths, Joiners and Mould-makers’
Shops, Warehouse, Counting House, Machine House, with 9 Workmens Dwellings
if required, and all other necessary Appurtenances including extensive
Wharves on the Canal, and Conveniences for Coke, Ironstone, Limestone,
Coals and Ironstone are of an excellent and approved Quality in Lands
adjoining the Works, and may be got and delivered at any reasonable
Expense, chiefly on a dry level.
Also a modern-built Dwelling House, with other necessary Conveniences,
may be had for the Residence of a Partner or Manager, and a Farm,
with suitable Outbuildings, and 106 Acres of good Arable, Meadow,
and Pasture Land, or less if required.
For further Particulars Application to be made to Sir John E. Heathcote,
of Longton Hall, near Newcastle; Thomas Sparrow, Esq. Newcastle; or
to Mr. Benjamin Eardley, at Ape Dale aforesaid, who will shew the
railway of 200 yards length