Grace's Guide To British Industrial History

Registered UK Charity (No. 115342)

Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 147,919 pages of information and 233,587 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 147,919 pages of information and 233,587 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

John Phethean and Co

From Graces Guide
1876.
1890.
1891.
1899.

of Farnworth, nr Bolton.

1891 Directory (Farnworth): Listed as Cotton spinner and manufacturers. More details.

1924 Offices: 30, George Street, Manchester; Cawdor Street, Farnworth, near Bolton. Spinners and manufacturers of Alhambra, honeycomb, tapestry, Grecian fancy quilts and honeycomb, toilet covers, plain and raised sheets, cotton blankets and blanketings.[1]

Spinners at New Mills, near Stockport. Bleach Works: Birch Vale, near Stockport.

Mills: Farnworth, near Bolton.[2]

1929 Joined 6 other manufacturers to form the Quilt Manufacturers company[3]

See Also

Loading...

Sources of Information

  1. 1924 British Empire Exhibition Advert
  2. 1924 British Empire Exhibition Advert
  3. The Times, Jul 16, 1929