Business records of John Hirst and Sons

Scope and Content

Comprises: (1) Weave designers' notebook; (2) Sample and weave patterns made by Tom Woodcock, late of 43 North Farm Road, Leeds

Administrative / Biographical History

John Hirst and Sons, of Bankfield Mill, Dob Cross, were woollen manufacturers, established ca. 1850

Conditions Governing Access

Access is unrestricted

Acquisition Information

The gift of Tom Woodcock


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

Corporate Names