Tales of the Mills: Life in the Mills in the Holme Valley from 1900 (2005)

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Tales of the Mills: Life in the Mills in the Holme Valley from 1900 was written by members of Holmfirth Friend to Friend and published in 2005.

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Contents

  • Acknowledgements
  • Introduction
  • Children and the Mills
  • The First Day
  • Early Days at Yew Tree
  • Menders
  • Weavers Tales
  • Accidents
  • Chimneys
  • Fires
  • Stories
  • The Power of Water
  • Theft
  • World Wars
  • Presentations, Parties and Outings
  • Sports
  • Coal
  • People
  • Dams
  • Royalty
  • Huddersfield Technical College
  • Families
  • Film
  • Health and Safety
  • Mill owners
  • Mill shops
  • Labour
  • Time and Motion and Regulations
  • Changing Fortunes
  • Mills in the Valley 1911
  • Existing Firms
  • Maps
  • Final Words
  • Miscellany of Pictures
  • Explanations