• This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 248 UGD 199/1/35
  • Dates of Creation
      late 19th century-c2000s
  • Physical Description
      c600 black and white, colour, and sepia photographs

Scope and Content

Photographs of Coats and Clarks families; portraits of company directors, executives, and senior management; photographs of factory exteriors and interiors; photographs of staff .


In many cases, it is now impossible to tell from which subsidiary company the photographs are from. Subsequently, since the photographs have previously been stored together by Coats PLC, the photographs of all Coats PLC companies have been placed in this series to avoid confusion.