BRITISH PATENTS IN 1857

  Year Applications Granted  
        1857                          3.200                   2.028  

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GB 1     John Talbot Pitman, of the American and European Patent Offices, 67, Gracechurch Street, London, for an invention for a machine for making carpet lining and other similar articles. A communication.

Letters Patent sealed.                                                          January 1, 1857

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GB 77    John Henry Johnson, Lincoln's Inn Fields London, improvements in machinery or apparatus for sewing or uniting and ornamenting fabrics. A communication from Pierre Chevolot and Jean Francois Ligney, of Paris. 

Petition recorded                                                                January  9, 1857

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GB 137  George Tomlinson Bousfield, Sussex-place, Loughborough Road, Brixton, Surrey, improvements in sewing machines. A communication.    

Petition recorded.                                                             January  16, 1857

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GB 162  William Edward Newton, of the Office for Patents, 66, Chancery Lane, in the County of Middlesex, Civil Engineer, for an invention for certain improvements in sewing machines. A communication.                           

Letters Patent sealed.                                                        January 20, 1857

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GB 233 John Henry Johnson, Lincoln's Inn Fields, London, improvements in sewing machines. A communication from J. E. A. Gibbs, Virginia, United States.

Petition recorded.                                                              January 26, 1857

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GB 238  John Henry Johnson, of 47, Lincoln's Inn Fields, in the County of Middlesex, and of 166, Buchanan Street, in the City of Glasgow, North Britain, Gentleman, for an invention for improvements in sewing machines. A communication from J. E. A. Gibbs, of Virginia, U.S.A.

Letters Patent sealed.                                                        January 26, 1857

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GB 648  John Woodley and Henry Herbert Swinford, Limehouse, Middlesex. Sewing machines. This invention cannot be properly described without reference to the drawings.  

                                                                                            March 5, 1857

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GB 831    John Hewett, of Sheffield, in the County of York, Public Accountant, for an invention for improvements in sewing machines.

A communication. The invention relates to improvements in certain  sewing machines for which letters patent were granted to Auguste Edouard Loradoux Bellford on or about the 13th day of December, 1854 and on or about the 1st day of November, 1855.

Letters Patent sealed.                                                           March 25, 1857

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GB 901   Robert Adam, Paisley, N. B., repairing and finishing threads or yarns.

April  1, 1857

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GB 974     George Pearson, of Oldham, in the County of Lancaster and  Edward Jessop of Manchester, in the same County, Machinists, for an invention for improvements in sewing machines.

Letters Patent sealed.                                                               April 7, 1857

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GB 1.074  Thomas Sugden and Frederick Sugden, of Oldham, in the County of Lancaster, Machinists and Tool Makers, for an invention for improvements in sewing machines.

Letters Patent sealed.                                                             April 16, 1857

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GB 1.133   John Henry Johnson, of 47, Lincoln's Inn Fields, in the County of Middlesex, and of 166, Buchanan Street, in the City of Glasgow, North  Britain, Gentleman, for an invention for improvements in sewing machines. A communication. 

Letters Patent sealed.                                                             April 22, 1857

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GB 1.143  Matthew Dunnett, Glasgow, improvements in embroidering or  sewing and in machinery or apparatus connected therewith.                            

Petition recorded.                                                                  April  23, 1857

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GB 1.373  Frederic Whitaker, Islington, London, improvements in the construction of machinery for sewing and embroidering.                

Petition recorded.                                                                    May 15, 1857

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GB 1.414  Abel Foulkes, of the City of Chester, Glove Manufacturer, for an invention for improvements in sewing or pointing gloves and in machinery for such purposes.

Letters Patent sealed.                                                               May 20, 1857

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GB 1.437  William Edward Newton, Chancery Lane, for sewing or stitching fabrics together. 

Not proceeded with.                                                                May  21, 1857

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GB 1.448  Benjamin Hornbuckle Hine and William Onion, Nottingham, for knitting machinery for the manufacture of ribbed fabrics.

May  22, 1857

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GB 1.618   George Mumby , Cloudesley-square, Islington, London, improvements in machinery for sewing, embroidering and other ornamental work.

Petition recorded.                                                                    June  9, 1857

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GB 1.971  John Henry Johnson, of 47, Lincoln's Inn Fields, in the County of Middlesex and of 166, Buchanan Street, in the City of Glasgow, North Britain, Gentlemen, for an invention for improvements in sewing machines. A communication from J. E. A. Gibbs, of Virginia, U.S.A.                 

Letters Patent sealed.                                                               July 15, 1857

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GB 2.110  John Henry Johnson, of 47, Lincoln's Inn Fields, in the County of Middlesex and of 166, Buchanan Street, in the City of Glasgow, North Britain, Gentleman, for an invention for improvements in sewing machines. A communication.          

Provisional protection only.                                                    August 4, 1857

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GB 2.160 George Tomlinson Bousfield, Loughborough Park, Brixton, improvements in sewing needles. A communication.

Petition recorded.                                                                August 13, 1857

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GB 2.496  Earle Harry Smith, of the City and State of New York, United States of America, for an invention for improvements in sewing machines.

Provisional protection only.                                            September 29, 1857

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GB 2.688  Alfred Vincent Newton, of the Office for Patents, 66, Chancery Lane, in the County of Middlesex, Mechanical Draughtsman, for an invention for improvements in the construction of sewing machines and in the mode of operating such machinery. A communication.

Letters Patent sealed.                                                        October 21, 1857

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GB 2.738   William Edward Newton, Chancery Lane, London, for improvements in the manufacture of sewing silk, twist and different kinds of thread . A communication.

Petition recorded.                                                             October  28, 1857

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GB 2.933 Alfred Vincent Newton, Chancery Lane, London, for certain improvements in sewing machines. A communication. 

Petition recorded.                                                         November  23, 1857

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GB 3.175   James Cottrill of Studley, in the County of Warwick, Needle Manufacturer, for an invention for improvements in the manufacture of certain descriptions of needles.

December 28, 1857

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GB 3.200  James Long, of Gorleston, Yarmouth, in the County of Norfolk, for an invention for improvements in the construction of sewers and in the means of discharging the contents thereof.                      

Letters Patent sealed.                                                     December 31, 1857

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  Year Applications Granted  
        1857                          3.200                   2.028  

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