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Simple Name advert
Collection West Yorkshire Textile Heritage Project
Production Company/Person Readicut Wool Co. Ltd.
Production Date 1.12.1950
Commentary Announcement of a sale of Readicut wool products at Terry Mills, Wakefield in 1996. A single unfolded sheet with details of the sale, a 2 voucher and products such as: hand knitting yarns, household textiles and craft knits. The Readicut Wool Company was founded by Ralph Hirst in 1928 and was based a Terry Mills in Ossett. Hirst had the idea of supplying pre-cut wool which would save home rug makers the time and effort of carefully cutting yarn to size. In 2013 Readicut was still trading as part of the Orbital Group.
Record Number WAKGM : 1996.1754
Location Wakefield Museums and Libraries
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