Melton Mowbray (click on photographs to bring up bigger/better versions).
|In a back lane at Melton Mowbray, Leics. Photo
supplied by John Hurst - thanks, John.
| At the
Melton Carnegie Museum, Melton Mowbray, Leics. Thanks to Dave Hunt for the
Markings: Two coy cherubs, "MTA" and date "18.." [possibly 1818], on the lead tank. The design also carries a scroll, with the words "NICHOLS MELTON PLUMBER", preceded by a possible initial "L".
Manufacturer: Nichols of Melton Mowbray (but no additional information yet found).