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Daily Mirror, crude oil, Esso, Hampshire

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Picture to accompany the Robot Revolution" feature which ran in the Daily Mirror newspaper on the week commencing 27th June 1955.Picture shows: An electronic auto cycle controller who controls the sequence of operations at the Esso refinery in Hampshire, checking the readings from the dials.The process conditions are changed automatically by opening and closing valves and will eventually turn the crude oil into petrol.18th June 1955. "

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Keywords Industry,Machinery,Electronics,Technology,Science,Automation,Machine,1950s,Human,Workers,Factories,Oil Industry,One Man Only,One Person Only,Dials,Clocks,One Mid Adult Man Only,30 - 39 Years,Technician,Engineer,Pencil,Ear,Distillation
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Year 1955
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