Business records of J.C. Waddington and Sons Limited

Scope and Content

Comprises: (1) Miscellaneous nineteenth-century records, 1816-1902; (2) Wage books, 1863-1929; (3) Twentieth-century trade and production records, 1907-47

Administrative / Biographical History

J.C. Waddington and Sons Limited, of Crown Point Dye-Works, East Street, Leeds, were woollen and worsted dyers, established as such in 1869. The firm was formerly (to April 1869) known as Wm Brayshaw and Sons, to which most of the nineteenth-century records refer

Conditions Governing Access

Access is unrestricted


In English

Other Finding Aids

Described in Patricia Hudson, The West Riding wool textile industry: a catalogue of business records from the sixteenth to the twentieth century, 1975