<< Search Results
Bookmark and Share


Core Record

Simple Name bag
Collection West Yorkshire Textile Heritage Project
Production Company/Person Elizabethan Textiles Ltd.
Production Date 1993
Commentary Large plastic bag with handle for Elizabethan Textiles Ltd. single duvet. Elizabethan Textiles Ltd. was part of W. E. Rawson. W.E Rawson Ltd. was founded in 1865 and are now well known for manufacturing carpets. W. E. Rawson was founded in 1865 by William Elsworth Rawson who acquired mills and warehouses in Leeds. In 1921 Rawson began producing rag flock fabric for upholstery and in 1937 the family company expanded to Castle Bank Mills in Wakefield. From 1950 to the present day Rawsons manufactures carpets and Courtelle polyester based textile filling.
Record Number WAKGM : 1993.1417/1
Location Wakefield Museums and Libraries
Rights These images are provided by Wakefield Museums and Libraries for private study only.  Please contact the museum service directly if you wish to use the image for publication



about        contact        terms of use        image credits        © 2019