Artefacts from our Past

French & Jupps is amongst a handful of England’s oldest manufacturing companies. Over the past 200 years, we’ve grown a stunning collecting of historical items.

The collection contains items that span a number of eras from the early 19th Century through to the late 20th Century

French & Jupps Bicycle

<br />Discovered in our engineers store room…..
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Industrial Singer Sewing Machine

This Singer sewing machine, nestled away in one of the corners of our Maltings is a Class 45 Industrial...
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The foundations that support the No.3 Maltings Building are different to that of the New House Malting,...
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Sack Spear

The sack spear was thrust into the sack of incoming barley loaded on barges and horse and cart to collect...
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F&J Sales Ledger

The earliest record in this ledger dates back to 1870 and records the sale of malt to brewer&#8217;s...
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Corn Balance

This is a 19th Century Corn Balance (Chrondometer) dating to 1826 made by Bryant Corocon Ltd and Co....
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1CWT Tag for Malt Sack

These tags were attached to the rope that tied up the malt sack and also gave an indication of the weight...
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Auction Advertisement for Riverside Maltings

The Riverside Maltings on the opposite side to the Jolly Fisherman pub, was auctioned in 1864 at the...
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The Importance of Women in the Maltings Industry

During the Great War, Women made up a large percentage of the workforce filing the vacant jobs left by...
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Wagon Label

Before 1920, Grain made up around 80% of rail traffic. After this date, the production of wheat declined...
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Malt Shovel

Since 200AD Maltsters have used floor maltings, a traditional method for malting barley. After the malt...
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