Annual Reports, 1883-1912.
Amalgamated Association of Operative Cotton Spinners etc. of Lancashire and adjoining counties
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 152 MSS.467
- Dates of Creation1883-1900
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description0.014 cubic metres
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
The Amalgamated Association of Cotton Spinners, etc. of Lancashire and Adjoining Counties was flourishing in 1883 and adopted the title of Amalgamated Association of Operative Cotton Spinners and Twiners in 1915. It was a federation of independent local societies, each having rules of its own, with full power over its funds and benefits.
Reference: Arthur Marsh, Victoria Ryan and John B. Smethurst, Historical directory of trade unions. (Volume 4. Aldershot : Scolar Press, 1994., ).
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An authority record exists for the Amalgamated Association of Operative Cotton Spinners etc. of Lancashire and adjoining counties (GB 152 AAR2358).
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