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Hardman, Ingham and Dawson of Bankside Mills, Oldham and Diamond Ropeworks, Royton.
1896 Company established.
1914 Cotton and Hemp Driving, Hemp Manufacturers. Specialities: ropes for main driving and polished cotton twines, mill bandings of every description. 
1917 Advert. Cotton mill banding. 
1924 Head Office: Bankside Mill, Oldham.
1937 Rope and twine manufacturers.