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Healey Bros of Cartridge Works, Heywood; Broadfield Mill, Broadfield and Frankfurt Mill, Oldham
1843 Company established.
1891 Advert. Manufacturers of Cotton Main Driving Ropes. 
1914 Manufacturers of twine, cotton rope, mill bandings, hemp twines and cords, cotton spinners, doublers, reelers, thrown yarns, cabled yarns, net yarns, net mounting cords. Specialities: cotton parcelling twines, main driving ropes, cotton belting yarns, plaited tubular bandings. Employees 700 to 800. 
1917 Advert. Driving ropes. 
1968 Healey Brothers, Heywood was acquired by British Ropes Ltd