Thomas Fletcher and Sons
of Smithy Bridge, Rochdale.
- 1891 Directory (Rochdale): Listed as woollen manufacturers. More details.
of Little Lever, Bolton.
- 1891 Directory (Bolton): Listed as cotton spinners and manufacturers. More details.
- 1898 The company was registered on 11 May, to acquire the business of colliery proprietors of the firm of the same name. 
Sources of Information
- The Stock Exchange Year Book 1908