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Mossley, Brookbottom, Micklehurst and Roaches (p137)
COTTON SPINNERS AND MANUFACTURERS
- Robert Hyde Buckley and Sons, Limited, (and doublers), Woodend, Croft, Roughtown, Stamford and Albion Mills; 184,000 spindles, 341/60' weft, 201/60' twist, 20'/80' two fold; 450 looms, printers and shirtings. Pay day second Wednesday.
- T. and W. B. Chadwick (and makers of grandrelles and reelers' tie yarn), Quickwood Dye Works, Quick-wood. Pay day second Wednesday.
- Hugh Kershaw and Sons, (roller, clearer and washer cloths, dressing flannel, sizing, winders and printers' cloths, blankets, &c.), Spring Bank Mill, Bottoms. Pay day Thursday after second Wed.
- George Lawton and Sons, Vale Mills, Micklehurst; Wright Mill, Roaches; and Diggle Mill, Saddleworth; 10,608 spindles; 138 looms, plain and fancy, Saxony, cricketing and shirting f lannels, &c. Letters should be addressed, Vale Mills, Micklehurst." London warehouse-6, Gutter lane, E.C. Pay day second Wednesday. Telegrams, " Micklehurst, Mossley."
Sources of Information
1891 Worrall's Cotton Spinners Directory