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Peel Mill, Little Bolton

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Previously Robert Knowles and Sons.

of Turton Street, Little Bolton.

Became part of George Knowles and Sons.

Two of the Peel Mills were demolished in 1959, the third was taken over by the Bolton Gate Co and was eventually demolished in the 1990s.[1]

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Sources of Information

  1. Research Note Knowles' Yarn Balance - Norman Biggs and Jenny Hutchinson - Textile History, 40 (1), 97-102, May 2009