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Littlewoods Limited were stovers, finishers and shrinkers based at Grove Mills, Honley. Thomas Littlewood purchased the mills in 1891 for £3,750 and converted them to textile finishing use.
A letterhead dated 8 December 1913 gave their telephone number as Honley 71/72.
The mills were in use by Littlewoods until the 1960s, after which they were taken over by plastics manufacturer H. Fisher.
Notes and References
- ↑ The Littlewoods were also linked to the dyeworks at Victoria Mills. The Littlewood family papers are held by West Yorkshire Archive Service (reference: KX243). The history of the mill is detailed in Wool and Worsit: A History of Textiles in the Holme Valley (2013) by Michael Day.