Cliffe & Co., Ltd., were woollen machinery makers of Longroyd Bridge Ironworks. The firm was established in 1868.
An invoice from 1936 gave the firm's telephone number as Huddersfield 89 and listed their specialties as:
IMPROVED AUTOMATIC FEEDING MACHINES FOR FEEDING ALL KINDS OF WOOLS & OTHER MATERIALS ON TO SCRIBBLING MACHINES, GARNETT MACHINES, FEARNOUGHTS, WOOL SCOURING MACHINES, DRYING MACHINES & BURR CRUSHING MACHINES. SECTIONAL WARPING MACHINES ANY WIDTH, WITH ALL KINDS OF CREELS, LEISE STANDS & BEAMING FRAMES COMPLETE. IMPROVED CHAIN DRIVEN SCOTCH FEEDS. FLY COMBS. SINGLE STRIPPER CONDENSERS. NEPPING FEEDS. SPIKED & PLAIN LATTICE SHEETS FOR ALL PURPOSES. DUPLICATES KEPT IN STOCK FOR TATHAMS SELF ACTING WOOLLEN MULES.