Printer Information

Participant Info

First Name
Last Name
Press Name
The Milldean Press
Box Hill
Website or Blogsite
Year You Started with Letterpress
How You Got Involved In Letterpress Printing
<p style="text-align: justify;">Started an apprenticeship and bought a Prouty Perfected Platen.</p>
Presses & Equipment
<p style="text-align: justify;">1923 8 x 12 Chandler and Price New Style Platen, now with motor drive; 1960 10 x 15 Heidelberg Platen; 1925 Waterlow &amp; Sons Standard Ticket Printing Machine; 1959 Waterlow &amp; Sons Ultra Ticket Printing Machine x 2; 1947 Bell &amp; Valentine Ticket Printing Machine x 2; Grieg Primary Card Slitting Machine; Waterlow &amp; Sons Secondary Card Slitting Machine; Harrild &amp; Son 34" Guillotine; Douglas Trim-o-saw</p>
Education & Training
<p style="text-align: justify;">Passed Intermediate Certificate 1959. Apprenticeship in Hand and Machine Composition 1965</p>
Work History
<p style="text-align: justify;">Five Year Apprenticeship, then I have worked in various printing shops in Victoria, Aus and Aylesbury and Heanor in the UK</p>
Other Interests & Hobbies
<p style="text-align: justify;">Besides printing Edmondson Railway Tickets I dabble in photography (still and video) and Tramway and Railway Preservation. Also spent many years as a Cub Scout Leader.</p>
Letterpress Group Memberships, If Any
Birth Year
Friday 15 May 1942
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Predefined Group Memberships

APA: Amalgamated Printers Association
AAPA: Amatuer American Press Association
APHA: American Printing History Association
ATF: American Typecasting Fellowship
BPs: British Printing Society
LOLP: Ladies of Letterpress

NAPA: National Amateur Press Association