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of Shelf Mills, Shelf, near Halifax.
of Reliance Works, Richmond Road, Bradford, Yorks. (1914)
1896 Company founded.
1914 Cotton and wool waste importers and exporters, manufacturers of axle box packings. Employees 40 to 50. 
1931 Private company.
1961 Manufacturers of "Illmond" carpeting and underfelts "Firmagrip" non-slip netting, axle box packings, wadding, upholstery filling, surgical cotton wool, and importers and exporters of textile waste. 320 employees. 
By 1970 was a member of Carpets International