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Prime Minister, Edward Heath is shown a giant circular saw by Tom Burleigh (right of Prime Minister), chairman of Firth Brown Tools and Master Cutler during his visit to Firth Brown Tools Ltd., Speedicut Works, Carlisle Street East

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Title:Prime Minister, Edward Heath is shown a giant circular saw by Tom Burleigh (right of Prime Minister), chairman of Firth Brown Tools and Master Cutler during his visit to Firth Brown Tools Ltd., Speedicut Works, Carlisle Street East
Location:Sheffield
Date Period:1960-1979
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The Prime Minister was visiting the works as a guest of of the Master Cutler, Mr. Tom Burleigh, chairman of Firth Brown Tools. He passed through the metal sawing, powder and hard metals departments, stopping several times to chat with workers, before going on to visit the Maltby Works of Aven Tools.

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