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Buslingthorpe Lane, nos.147-151


Buslingthorpe Lane, nos.147-151
Description:
Undated Buslingthorpe Lane, on the left is number 147, other numbers follow to the right in sequence, These houses went through, with entrances from the mill yard, the way into the yard is on the right. This was Springwell works, built as a leather works, it then became a cloth finishing and dyeworks. Photo taken prior to clearance programme, early to mid 1950s.

User Comments:

Name:
simon cundale

Comment:
the building to the right is m brown's.my mother jean cundale nee daniels worked here with several members of her family for a great many years.

Date:
15-Feb-2011

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Name:
patricia smith(nee burns)

Comment:
The name of the clothing manufacturer was H Brown & Sons they manufactured mens suits, mainly made to measure I worked there in 1960's the company took two sides of Buslingthorpe Lane, with the beck inbetween.

Date:
12-Nov-2011

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Name:
Joyce Burrow (nee) Anderton.

Comment:
My husband Keith and I, plus his mother and two sisters Joyce & Amy worked at M. Brown's for a number of years in the early sixties. I was a swithchboard operator, later promoted to secretary to the cloth room manager.

Date:
26-Feb-2012

Email:
burrowkeith@yahoo.ca

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