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of Empire Works, Turner Street, Clayton, Manchester. 
of Zara Mills, Manchester; and Spout Green, Mottram in Longdendale. (1891)
1891 Directory: Listed as cotton spinners and manufacturers. More details.
1891 Directory (Glossop): Listed as bleacher. More details
1903 Amalgamated with William Flanagan and Son.
1929 Listed Exhibitor. Manufacturers of the finest and other qualities of Wadding, both patents and sheets; also pound Wools, absorbent Wools and "Imperi" Patent Padding for upholstery of motor cars, etc. (Stand S.4) 
1970 Company liquidated.