Grace's Guide

British Industrial History

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Name plate.

of Globe Works, Halifax

64 spindle cap spinner. Exhibit at Bradford Industrial Museum

1805 Company established.

1914 Manufacturers of textile machinery including worsted, drawing, spinning, twisting and dyeing machines. Employees 200 to 300. [1]

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