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George Ingham and Co

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of Prospect Hall, Greetland, near Halifax, Yorkshire, as part of the Ingham, Dewhurst, Illingworth Group. Telephone: Elland 2262-3-4. Cables: "Elland 2262". (1947)

1898 The company was registered on 18 February, to take over the business of worsted spinner of George Ingham. [1]

1947 British Industries Fair Advert for 'The World's Best Worsted Yarns from Yorkshire'. Manufacturers of Botany Tops, Yarns suitable for Creams, Difficult Weaves and Fabrics where superior Quality and Workmanship are essential. Specialists in all types of Crepe Yarns and High Class Hosiery Yarns. (Textiles Section - Earls Court, Ground floor, Stand No. 166) [2]

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Sources of Information

  1. The Stock Exchange Year Book 1908
  2. 1947 British Industries Fair Advert 459; and p145