Cliffe & Co., Ltd., were woollen machinery makers of Longroyd Bridge Ironworks.
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.