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Dobson & Barlow Ltd, cotton machinery manufacturers

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Date: 1797-1969
  • Bolton, Lancashire
Functions, occupations and activities: Engineering: Mechanical > Textile machinery
Name authority reference: GB/NNAF/C102003 (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/B6240 )
Number Description Held by Reference Further information
1797-1969: contract records, order books, calculations books, patents, price lists and catalogues, photographs and misc papers
Lancashire Archives
NRA 20296

See HMC Records of British business and industry 1760-1914 metal processing and engineering, 1994
1797-1894: agreements, memoranda book, papers rel to employees, deeds and other property records
Bolton Archives and Local Studies Service
NRA 27108
1869-74: diaries of Sir BA Dobson
Unknown location
See Dictionary of Business Biography, vol 2, 1984, p116
1914: accounts for damage by strikers
Bolton Archives and Local Studies Service
See Annual Return 2002