Catalogue description Records of Fletcher's Mill, Ashton

This record is held by Tameside Local Studies and Archives

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Title: Records of Fletcher's Mill, Ashton
Description:

FINANCIAL AND BUSINESS RECORDS

Date: 1831-1939
Related material:

Mr. Cliffe has other records including wills, a diary etc.

Held by: Tameside Local Studies and Archives, not available at The National Archives
Language: English
Creator:

John Fletcher and Sons, cotton spinners

Physical description: 69 FILES
Immediate source of acquisition:

Donated by Mr. Cliffe on 4th August 1981

Administrative / biographical background:

A rent book etc, belonging to Joseph and John Fletcher. Joseph Fletcher started as a corn dealer in Old Street, Ashton and then began buying up property. He left his money and business interests to his nephew John. The Fletchers had other business interests including Birch Mills and other mills. The family firm died out in the 1920's.

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