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1886 Works plant and equipment advertised for sale <ref>Manchester Courier and Lancashire General Advertiser, 18 December 1886</ref>
 
1886 Works plant and equipment advertised for sale <ref>Manchester Courier and Lancashire General Advertiser, 18 December 1886</ref>
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Extract of an 1898 advert: 'Lanebottom Hair Refining Works, Walsden, near Todmorden. TO BE SOLD BY AUCTION, by Messsrs. J. GLEDHILL & SON (under instructions from the Exors. of the late Mr. J. W. Schofield), on the above premises, on the 20th day of Aprxl, 1898, all those substantial STONE-BUILT PREMISES known as “Lanebottom Hair Refining Works,” situate Walsden, near Todmorden; together with the single-flued Steam Boiler, 21ft. long 4ft tin. diameter; Steam Engine. 14 h.p., by Earnshaw, Barlow and Holt; Shafting, Gearing, &c., complete.'<ref>Todmorden & District News - Friday 15 April 1898</ref>
  
 
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Revision as of 22:30, 17 May 2020

Earnshaw and Holt of Canal Side Boiler and Engineering Works, Rochdale

Also Earnshaw, Barlow and Holt

Formed by Thomas Stephen Holt and Edward Earnshaw

1864 Mill Engine from A. and J. Law's Durn Mill in Littleborough. 250 hp at 63 rpm. Now a working exhibit at Manchester's Museum of Science and Industry (see photos)

1874 Advert: 'MOSS BRIDGE BOILER WORKS, CRAWFORD-STREET. J. & W. BARLOW (Late Earnshaw, Barlow, & Holt), Having built New and Extensive Premises, are prepared to execute all Orders entrusted to them with promptness and despatch. J. & W. BARLOW.' [1]

1886 Partnership dissolved. '... the Partnership heretofore subsisting between us the undersigned Edward Earnshaw and Thomas Stephen Holt, carrying on business as Boiler Makers and Engineers, at Oldham road, Rochdale, in the county of Lancaster, under the style or firm of Earnshaw and Holt, has been this day dissolved by mutual consent....'[2]

1886 Works plant and equipment advertised for sale [3]

Extract of an 1898 advert: 'Lanebottom Hair Refining Works, Walsden, near Todmorden. TO BE SOLD BY AUCTION, by Messsrs. J. GLEDHILL & SON (under instructions from the Exors. of the late Mr. J. W. Schofield), on the above premises, on the 20th day of Aprxl, 1898, all those substantial STONE-BUILT PREMISES known as “Lanebottom Hair Refining Works,” situate Walsden, near Todmorden; together with the single-flued Steam Boiler, 21ft. long 4ft tin. diameter; Steam Engine. 14 h.p., by Earnshaw, Barlow and Holt; Shafting, Gearing, &c., complete.'[4]

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Sources of Information

  1. Rochdale Observer - Saturday 28 March 1874
  2. The London Gazette Publication date:31 December 1886 Issue:25660 Page:6628
  3. Manchester Courier and Lancashire General Advertiser, 18 December 1886
  4. Todmorden & District News - Friday 15 April 1898