Grace's Guide

British Industrial History

Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 148,153 pages of information and 233,681 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

Eckersley Ffarington and Co

From Graces Guide

Jump to: navigation, search

of Western Mills, Poolstock, Wigan.

1883 The company was registered on 8 September, as Eckersley, Ffarington and Co, to acquire a business of cotton spinners, bleachers, and dyers. [1]

1891 Directory (Wigan): Listed as Cotton spinner and manufacturers. More details

1901 Merged with James Eckersley and Sons to form Eckersleys.

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. 1908 The Stock Exchange Year Book