Yarn Warehouse, Wellington Mills, Elland, West Yorkshire

Yarn Warehouse, Wellington Mills, Elland, West Yorkshire
Photograph taken c.1930s © Copyright George Lumb Spinners Ltd ref: BB86/05794

The picture shows the warehouse at Wellington Mills in the 1930s. The cotton has been spun into yarn and packages of this are waiting to be distributed. Much of this will be sent to Lancashire textile mills for weaving, but some will be exported to the continent.

Location

West Yorkshire Elland

Period

1930s (1930 - 1938)

Tags

mill interior work textile industry men trade 1930s (1930 - 1938)