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Portable Buildings advertisement, 1902

Portable Buildings advertisement, 1902

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Portable Buildings advertisement, 1902

Advertisement for what appears to be extremely substantial portable buildings, for home and colonial use, special attention given to buildings for South Africa. Constructed with a steel or wood framework, these buildings could be obtained from Boulton & Paul Ltd of Norwich, England and were packed and marked ready for erection, wherever in the Empire you might be. Pictured is a rustic example.

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Advertisements Adverts Boulton Overseas Portable Prefab Prefabricated Rustic 1902 Buildling

Step into the early 20th century with this advertisement for portable buildings from Boulton & Paul Ltd of Norwich, England, dated 1902. This advertisement showcases an extensive range of portable buildings, perfect for both home and colonial use. The buildings, which could be obtained and shipped anywhere within the British Empire, were meticulously constructed with either a steel or wood framework. The rustic example depicted in the advertisement exudes charm and durability, with its sturdy design and intricate details. These buildings were not only practical but also aesthetically pleasing, making them an excellent choice for those seeking a comfortable and permanent solution for their housing needs. Special attention was given to the design and construction of buildings suitable for South Africa, ensuring they could withstand the harsh climate and terrain. Each building was carefully packed and marked, ready for easy erection upon arrival at its destination. This advertisement is a fascinating glimpse into the past, showcasing the ingenuity and innovation of the early 20th century. The portable buildings offered by Boulton & Paul Ltd provided a solution for those seeking a permanent home, no matter where in the Empire they might be. Whether you were looking to settle down in the countryside or establish a colonial outpost, these buildings offered a sturdy and reliable solution.

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