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John Taylor and Sons (of Bolton)

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of Bolton Ropery, Lever Street, Bolton

1870 Company established.

1900 Incorporated as a Limited Company.

1914 Manufacturers of cotton and hemp driving ropes, cotton bandings, baling cords, twines and cords. Employees 110. [1]

1937 Rope and twine manufacturers. "Fortex" Cotton Driving Ropes. [2]

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