Cramahe Archives Digital Collection
Rotary Cork Press, Griffis Drug Store, Colborne, Cramahe Township
Description
Media Type
Image
Object
Item Type
Equipment
Notes
See the publication - How Firm a Foundation: A History of the Township of Cramahe and the Village of Colborne in Cramahe's Digital Archives (3bk), p.134 for references to Griffis Drug Store.

(Argyris, Eileen. How Firm a Foundation: A History of the Township of Cramahe and the Village of Colborne. Erin, Ontario: Boston Mills Press, 2000).
Inscriptions
Raised cast inscription: C.L. Lochman Pat. Aug 7, 1867

The Practice of Pharmacy by Joseph Price Remington. p.947, fig.400 for an illustration of the Lochman cork press.


Online information regarding possible manufacturer:

http://www.americanartifacts.com/smma/advert/ay193.htm
The original rotary cork compressor patented by C.L. Lochman, of Carlisle, Pennsylvania, August 27, 1867.

http://auction.collectorcorkscrews.com/detail.asp?id=5055
C. L. Lochman's Patented Corkpress No. 1. Patented August 27, 1867. US Patent # 68,093. Manufactured by Enterprise Mfg. Co. Philadelphia, Pa. Marked NO. 1 Pat Aug 7 1867 and Enterprise Mfg. Co Phila
Subject(s)
Local identifier
14ar
Language of Item
English
Geographic Coverage
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.00012 Longitude: -77.8828
Copyright Statement
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Copyright Holder
Copyright, public domain: Cramahe Township Public Library owns the rights to the archival copy of the digital image.
Contact
Cramahe Township Public Library
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address
6 King Street West
PO Box 190
Colborne, ON K0K 1S0
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Rotary Cork Press, Griffis Drug Store, Colborne, Cramahe Township