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British Industrial History

1891 Cotton Mills in Haslingden

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Haslingden (105)

COTTON SPINNERS AND MANUFACTURERS

  • Hazel Mill Co, Limited, Acre; about 36,000 spindles, 1611/26" twist, 401/6011 weft. Pay day third Wednesday. Joseph Andrew, manager; Frank Hamer, secretary.


WARP SIZERS

  • Ormerod Brothers, Lane Side Sizing Works. Telegrams, " Ormerod, sizer, Haslingden."


WOOLLEN MANUFACTURERS

Grane (p105)

COTTON MANUFACTURERS

  • Calf Hey Manufacturing Co, Limited, Haslingden Grane; 314 looms, printers, jacconettes and shirtings. J. L. Taylor, secretary Heap Clough Cotton Manufacturing Co, Limited; 350 looms, printers, jacconettes and shirtings.


Helmshore. 2 miles S. from Haslingden (p105)

COTTON SPINNERS AND MANUFACTURERS

  • Thomas Aitken and Son, Irwell Vale Mills; 7,500 spindles, 221 and 301; 120 looms, calicoes, belting, fustians, filter cloths and cotton drying felts for paper makers. Telegrams, "Aitken, Edenfield." Telephone No., 110.
  • Joseph Porritt and Sons, (roller, clearer and washer cloths, slasher's flannel, sizers and winders' cloths, blankets, and lappings for calico printers, felts for paper makers, and all kinds of woollen, linen, and cotton clothe for mechanical purposes), Sunny Bank and Higher Mills. Telegrams, " Porritt, Helmshore."-See advt.


FULLER AND FINISHER

Sources of Information

Directory 1891 Worrall's Cotton Spinners

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