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Linoneum – for a really Vintage Floor

After seeing the splendid vintage lino at The Valiant Soldier it seems only right to give this flooring material a little more attention. Linoleum: from the latin linum (flax) and oleum (oil). It was invented by Frederick Walton, who set up the Linoleum Manufacturing Co. Ltd in Staines near London in 1864. Linoneum is made by oxidising linseed

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