Grace's Guide To British Industrial History

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Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 150,104 pages of information and 235,416 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.

Newland Cotton Works

From Graces Guide

1789: 'TO BE SOLD, by Private Contract, ... the MACHINERY of NEWLAND COTTON WORKS. Consisting of Water frames, Hand Jennies, Carding, and Roving Machines ; with all the requisite Apparatus for Cotton Spinning. Also the most approved ENGINES for Turning Fluting Rollers, and Constructing the other parts of the Machines. For further Particulars apply to Mr. Richard Jackson, Ulverstone, or Mr. Shaw, Arrad, near Ulvertone.'[1]

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Sources of Information

  1. Cumberland Pacquet, and Ware's Whitehaven Advertiser - Wednesday 4 March 1789