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Farnley Iron Company (Fireclay Works) Ltd. (Farnley)
Black & White image1966. View of the Farnley Iron Company (Fireclay Works) Ltd. taken from Whitehall Road, the nearest the photographer could get to the site of the kilns. The Leeds Fireclay company manufactured glazed bricks and fireclay goods and had various mines around Gelderd Road. An electric narrow gauge railway line transported clay from a mine near the old cattle market in Gelderd Road up across the Whitehall Road railway bridge to Wortley. Photograph and information supplied by Mr. I.C. Dodsworth.
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Farnley Iron Company Ltd., senior members of staff (Farnley) (3 comments)
Black & White image16th February 1914. Group portrait showing senior members of staff of the Farnley Iron Company which was founded in 1844 by the Armitage family. The men in the photograph are identified as followed: Back Row from left to right; J. Yeadon, J. Baxendale, A. Oddy, L. Johnson, H. Hepworth, R. Gibson, W. Rhodes, A. Pyrah, G.W. Johnson, D. Bates. Central Row; W. Richardson, J. Webster, A. Sowden, J. Pearson, R. Hirst (Secretary), H. Riley, J.W. Webster, R.E. Humpheryes. Front Row; S. Sowden, W. Hepworth, S.R. Swallow, Mr. R. Armitage M.P. (Managing Director), J. Hartley, R.J. Webster, J. Rider, J. Hirst, W. Wooler.
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