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Wood Brothers and Sons

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of Thornhill Briggs Mills, Brighouse.

Silk Spinners

Established in 1882 by Matthew Wood, Arthur Wood, and Thomas Herbert Wood. Incorporated as a Limited Company in 1896.

1914 Directors: Matthew Wood, Thomas Herbert Wood (Managing Director), Ernest Reginald Wood. Premises: Extensive and well equipped. Staff: 600. Speciality: Spun Silk Yarns for all purposes.

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