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1891 Cotton Mills in Accrington, Church and Oswaldtwistle

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Accrington (p45)

CALICO PRINTERS


COTTON SPINNERS AND MANUFACTURERS

  • Bury Brothers, Fountain, Paxton and Victoria Mills; 1,764 looms, splits, stripes and plain calicoes; Manchester office-7, Cheapside. Pay days Monday and Thursday at Fountain Mill.


DYERS

Baxenden. 1.5 miles E. from Accrington (p45)

CALICO PRINTERS


COTTON SPINNERS AND MANUFACTURERS


DYERS

  • Allan Kearns and Co (Turkey red), Baxenden; Manchester warehouse - 4, South King street. Telegrams, "Cobra, Baxenden."

Church. 1 mile W. from Accrington (p47)

BLEACHERS


CALICO PRINTERS

  • John McKenzie and Co (and dyers), Foxhill Bank Print Works; Manchester office-29, George street.Telephone No., 236.


COTTON SPINNERS AND MANUFACTURERS

  • John Lonsdale's Sons, Providence Mill; 560 looms, shirtings,long cloths, cambrics and Turkey red goods; Manchester warehouse-79A, Fountain street. Goods to Accrington Station.
  • B. and R. Walmsley, Moscow Mills; 45,000 spindles, 301/50, weft, 328 twist; 1,040 looms, printers and shirtings; Manchester office-31A, Spring Gardens.


DYERS

  • F. Steiner and Co (Turkey red), Church; and at Irwell Spring Dye Works, Bacup; Manchester office -34, York street. Telephone No., 66.

Clayton-le-Moors. 2 miles N.W. from Accrington (p47)

CALICO PRINTERS

  • J. H. Calvert and Brothers, Oakenshaw Print Works, near Accrington; Manchester warehouse-50, Portland st. Telegrams, "Calverts, Clayton-le-Moors." Telephone Nos.-Accrington, 39; Manchester, 487.


COTTON SPINNERS AND MANUFACTURERS

Huncoat. 1 mile N.E. from Accrington (p47)

COTTON SPINNERS AND MANUFACTURERS

Oswaldwistle. 1 mile S.W. from Accrington (p47)

COTTON SPINNERS AND MANUFACTURERS

  • James Entwistle (waste), Cocker Lumb; 2,400 spindles; 44 looms, sheetings, waste plains and twills.

See Also

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Sources of Information

1891 Worrall's Cotton Spinners Directory