Grace's Guide To British Industrial History

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Bagley and Wright

From Graces Guide

of Oldham

1867 Formed

Bagley and Wright (and manufacturers of sewing, crochet and knitting cottons, and fishing net yarns of all kinds), Belgrave Mill, Honeywell lane; Crabtree Mill, Bridgewater street; Wellington Mill, Wellington St; and Industry Mill, Rochdale road; 130,000 spindles; Manchester office-12, Cannon street. Pay day third Wednesday, 10 to 12, at Belgrave Mill. Telegrams, "Parrott, Oldham".

1891 Directory: Listed as cotton spinners and manufacturers. More details

1897 The company sold its sewing thread business to English Sewing Cotton Co.[1]

Later known as Bagley and Wright Manufacturing Co.

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Sources of Information

  1. The Times, December 2, 1897