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Howe Bridge Cotton Spinning Co

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of Chowbent Mills, Atherton, near Leigh.

1891 Directory (Leigh): Listed as cotton spinners. More details

1920 Reconstructed as Howe Bridge Cotton Spinning Co (1920). [1]

1925 Acquired John Harwood and Son. [1]

1929 Merged into Combined Egyptian Mills. [2]

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Sources of Information

  1. 1.0 1.1 The Times, May 11, 1925
  2. The Times, August 17, 1929