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Thomas Rhodes and Son

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of Mersey Mills, Hollingworth; and Hadfield Mills, Hadfield, Glossop.

1859 Established by Thomas Rhodes.

1883 The company was transferred to a private joint-stock company of the same title.

1889 The company was registered on 5 December, to take over a business of cotton spinners. [1]

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

1930 Acquired by the Lancashire Cotton Corporation.[2]

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Sources of Information

  1. The Stock Exchange Year Book 1908
  2. The Times, March 26, 1931