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James Rowbottom

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James Rowbottom of Charlesworth, nr Manchester were makers of main driving ropes

They are also listed at Holehouse Mills, Broadbottom ; and Hurst Mill, Glossop; 32,000 spindles. Telegrams, "Ropery, Broadbottom."

  • 1891 Directory (Glossop): Listed as Cotton spinner and manufacturers. More details
  • 1937 Rope and cordage manufacturers. "Gripgroove" Driving Ropes. "Hand and Ball" Cordage and Twines.

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