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of Kirk Royds, New Mill, nr Huddersfield; Perseverance mill, East Ardsley, nr Wakefield; Orchard Mills, Hunslet, Leeds
1840 Company established
1917 Advert. Rope and twine manufacturers
1936 John Holmes of East Ardsley was acquired by British Ropes Ltd