Manning Bowman & Co. Portable Alcohol Gas Stove

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  1. topgrunt

    topgrunt Subscriber

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    I picked this one up on ebay. Its a alcohol stove. I would like to know what country its from and how old it is. s-l1600 (1).jpg s-l1600 (2).jpg s-l1600 (3).jpg s-l1600 (4).jpg s-l1600 (5).jpg s-l1600 (6).jpg s-l1600 (8).jpg s-l1600 (1).jpg s-l1600 (1).jpg
     

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    presscall United Kingdom SotM Winner SotY Winner Subscriber

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    No mystery, loads of references on CCS with a simple search. Made in the USA. HERE’s the 1907 patent.
     
  3. Ian

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    Seventh picture down shows, 'Manning Bowman Quality Meriden Conn.'

    There's your answer.
     
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    Nice score man, have been eying those down myself.