The discovery of the process called splitting, in works called splitting-mills, was first made in Sweden, and the consequences of this advance in art were most disastrous to the manufacturers of iron about Stourbridge. Foley, the fiddler, was shortly...
A history of Wednesbury in the county of Stafford [by J.N. Bagnall]. - Page 114
by John Nock Bagnall - 1854
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