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Arthur Dawson & Sons, Ltd., were cotton manufacturers based at Fern Mill on Leeds Road in the 1890s, and later at Aspley Mills, St. Andrew's Road.
The firm was established by Arthur Dawson (1851-1926) of Thorn Dene, 37 Bath Street, and his sons Frank Arthur Dawson and Henry Dawson.
An invoice from 1891 named them as a fancy cotton manufacturer and offered:
- nopped yarns in all colours
- fancy cotton warps
- coloured cotton on spools or bobbins
- indigo blue for listing
The company went into liquidation in November 1949.
Notes and References
- ↑ Died 25 August 1926 leaving an estate valued at £69,118 5s. 9d.
- ↑ London Gazette (18/Nov/1949).