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Glebe Mill, Hollinwood

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of Drury Lane, Hollinwood, Oldham.

1891 Directory (Oldham): Listed. More details

1919 Glebe Mills advertised for sale. 155,004 ring twist and weft spindles and 1456 looms. 3 Lancashire boilers by Tetlow Bros., 5 by Thomas Beeley and Son. Triple expansion vertical engine by Scott and Hodgson, 2500 HP at 75 rpm, cylinders 26, 42 and 71 in. dia, 4 ft 6in, stroke; flywheel for 38 ropes, built 1907.[1]

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Sources of Information

  1. Yorkshire Post and Leeds Intelligence, 17 May 1919