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Opened what was probably the world's first factory for machine-made rope, eliminating the need for a rope walk.
1804 Production reached 800 tons per annum
1817 Partnership dissolved
Grimshaw continued to run the business, which presumably became John Grimshaw and Co
Later Webster and Co