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On the label

Eaton Boot Preservative
Dark Brown
Made by Ernest Timms
Moston Bank Works, Moston, Manchester, 9

Eton Boot Preservative
Photo: David Pratt
This 75mm diameter tin is simply printed in black on brown. Postal districts were introduced in Manchester in 1867/8 but there were only eight districts. Therefore it is possible that this tin dates from 1932 when a wider district scheme was introduced.



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