File: Returns for spinners leaving or dismissed

Scope and Content

Returns showing number of spinners left or dismissed from each firm in the Bolton district for the years 1881-1883. The returns show total number of spinners at each firm, number discharged, and percentage change with previous year. The returns were addressed to Bolton Master Cotton Spinners' Association. There is also a return for number of mules working in the Bolton district dated 6 October 1881.