Index of Companies

This list includes companies about which information has been recorded by the Living Linen Project.

The recordings may be listened to at the Library, Administration Building , Ulster Folk and Transport Museum , Museums and Galleries of Northern Ireland, Cultra, County Down , Northern Ireland . A telephone call to the museum would be advisable at 00 44 (0) 28 9042 8428 before accessing the collection.

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O-P Q-R S T U V W-Z
 

David Acheson, Ltd., Castlecaulfield
Achesons, Ltd., Portadown
William Adams & Co., Ltd., Belfast
James Anderson & Co., Ltd., Banbridge
Jeremiah Ambler, Ltd. Ballyclare
John Andrews & Co., Ltd., Comber

 
 

W.F.B.Baird & Co., Ltd., Lurgan
Ballievey Bleaching Co. Ltd., Banbridge
Banford Bleach Works Ltd., Gilford
Belfast Collar Co., Ltd, Belfast
Belfast Ropework Co., Ltd., Belfast
Belfast Silk & Rayon Co., Ltd., Belfast
Belfast Swiss Embroidery Co. Ltd., Belfast
Bessbrook Spinning Co., Ltd. /Richardson Sons & Owden Ltd.
(Bessbrook, Newry; Craigmore Factory, Bessbrook; Lurgan Lake Factory, Lurgan;
Warehouse, Belfast; Glenmore, Lambeg)
Blackers Mill, Ltd., Portadown
Blackstaff Flax Spinning & Weaving Co.,Ltd.
(Blackstaff, Belfast; Lurgan Weaving Co., Lurgan)
C Blane & Sons Ltd., Lurgan
British Enkalon, Ltd., Antrim
Broadway Badge Manufacturing Co., Belfast
Broadway Damask Co., Ltd., Belfast
Brookfield Spinning Co., Ltd., Belfast
R.R.Brown
Brownlow Textiles, Lurgan
John S. Brown & Sons, Ltd., Belfast

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Henry Campbell & Co., Ltd., Mossley
B Capper & Co., Ltd., Belfast
J. & W. Charley & Co., Ltd., Dunmurry
John A. Clark & Co., Ltd., Castledawson
Wm. Clark & Sons, Ltd., Upperlands
R.F.Clarke, Belfast
A. Clendinning & Co., Ltd.
Coalisland Weaving Co., Ltd., Coalisland
Cogry Spinning Co., Ltd., Ballyclare
Combe Barbour & Co., Ltd.
John Compton, Ltd., Glenanne
Wm. Coulson & Sons, Ltd., Lisburn
Courtaulds, Ltd., Belfast
Anthony Cowdy & Sons, Banbridge and Loughgall
Crepe Weavers Ltd., Newtownards
 
 
James Davey & Co., Belfast
A N Dennison, Donaghadee
Devonshire Hemstitching Co., Ltd., Belfast
Francis Dinsmore Ltd., Kells
Dixons & Co. (Dungannon), Ltd.
Doagh Flax Spinning Co, Ltd.
(Doagh; Mayo Street, Belfast; Ballysillan, Belfast; Mallory, Castlereagh Road, Belfast)
Co. Down Weaving Co., Ltd., Belfast
Dromona & Maine Ltd., Cullybackey
Durham Street Weaving Co., Belfast
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Edenderry Spinning Co., Ltd., Belfast
John England Textiles, Belfast
John Erskine, Ltd., Whitehouse
William Ewart & Son Ltd.
(Crumlin Road, Belfast; Mountain Mill, Belfast; Bedford Street, Belfast; Glenbank, Belfast; .Hicks Bullick & Co., Ltd., Belfast ; Tavanagh, Portadown; Ewart/Liddell, Donacloney)

 
 
Falls Flax Spinning Co.,Ltd. & Irish Linen Mills Ltd., Belfast
Thomas Ferguson & Co. Ltd., Banbridge
Flaxall, Ballyclare
William Franklin & Son (NI) Ltd., Banbridge
Frazer & Haughton, Ltd., Cullybackey
 
 
Charles Gallen & Co., Ltd., Balbriggan, Co. Dublin
Glendinning McLeish & Co., Ltd., Belfast
Greenmount & Boyne Linen Co., Ltd., Drogheda, Co. Louth
J & TM Greeves Ltd., Belfast
Edward Gribbon & Sons, Ltd., Coleraine
Grove Weaving Co., Ltd., Belfast
John Gunning & Son Ltd., Cookstown
 
 
John Hanna Ltd., Kildrum
Hale Martin & Co., Ltd., Balnamore, Ballymoney
Hamilton McBride Ltd., Dromore
Hazelbank Weaving Co., Ltd., Laurencetown
W D Hazelton & Co., Belfast
John Henning & Son, Ltd., Waringstown
Herdmans, Ltd., Sion Mills
Hillsborough Linen Co., Ltd., Hillsborough
Hillside Textiles, Belfast
John Hogg & Co., Ltd., Belfast
Horseshoe Weaving Co, Larne
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Inver Factory Ltd., Inver, Larne
Irish Tapestry Co., Ltd., Newtownards
Islandreagh Dyeing & Finishing Co.
The Island Spinning Co., Ltd., Lisburn
 
 
W J Jenkins & Co. (Belfast) Ltd., Belfast
Philip Johnston & Son, Ltd., (Jennymount), Belfast / John Barbour & Co., Ltd., Whitehouse
Johnston Allen & Co., Ltd., Lurgan
W. Sibbald Johnston, Ltd., (Kiltonga), Newtownards
Joymount Dyeworks, Ltd., Larne (Sunatober)
 
 
Kilwee Bleaching Co., Ltd., Dunmurry
Kinnaird Textiles
William M. Kirk & Co., Ltd., Darkley
Kirkpatrick Bros., Ltd., Ballyclare
 
 
Lambeg Bleaching & Dying Co., Ltd., Lambeg
Lambeg Weaving Co., Ltd., Lambeg
Samuel Lamont & Sons, Ltd.
( Lamont, Belfast; Phoenix Weaving Co., Ltd., Ballymena; G H Bellis & Co., Ltd., Ballymena; Riverside Print, Antrim; Braid River, factory, Ballymena)
Larne Weaving Co., Larne
Leacock & Co., London
William Liddell & Co., Ltd., Donacloney
Lindsay Bros., Ltd., Belfast
Linen Thread Co., Ltd.
(Bedford St., Belfast; Wm. Barbour & Sons, Ltd., Hilden, Lisburn; F.W.Hayes & Co., Ltd., Benburb; Dunbar McMaster & Co., Ltd., Gilford; Prospect Mill, Crumlin Road, Belfast; Robert Stewart & Sons, Ltd., Lisburn;
Glasgow/Scotland/London.)
Lintrend Textiles (N.I.) Ltd., Inver
Lurgan Linen Co., Lurgan
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H. J. McBride & Son, Ltd., Hyde Park, Mallusk
Robert McBride & Co., Ltd., Belfast
McBride & Williams Ltd., Belfast
McCaw Allan & Co., Ltd., Lurgan
McCleery L'Amie
(Wm Ross, Belfast and Hollybank; Saintfield Yarns, Saintfield)
Samuel McCrudden & Co., Ltd., Belfast
McCrum, Watson & Mercer Ltd., Milfort
R & H McKean Ltd., Benburb
McKeown & Co., Belfast
McKinney & Co., Belfast
James Mackie & Sons, Ltd., Belfast
Mallusk Bleaching & Finishing Co., Ltd., Mallusk
Marks & Hinds Ltd., Belfast
Henry Matier & Co., Ltd., Belfast
Milliken White, Belfast
Milling McCance, Belfast
Milltown Bleaching Co., Ltd., Lurgan
Monsanto Ltd., Coleraine
Mourne Linen Co., Ltd., Lurgan
Moygashel Ltd., Dungannon
(Moygashel; Smyth's Weaving Co. Brookfield, Banbridge; Braidwater Mill, Ballymena;
Lisburn Factory Ltd., Lisburn; Stevenson & Son, Ltd., Dungannon)
Murphy & Stevenson Ltd., Dromore
 
 
Richard Nelson & Co., Belfast
New Northern Spinning & Weaving Co., Ltd., Belfast
 
 
Old Bleach Linen Co., Ltd., Randalstown
Joseph Orr & Sons (Cranagill), Ltd., Loughgall
 
 
Portadown Weaving Co., Ltd., Portadown
John Preston & Co. ( Belfast ) Ltd., Belfast
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Ravernette Weaving Co., Ltd., Ravarnet
T D Reid Braids Ltd., Tandragee
Richardson Bros. & Larmor Ltd., Belfast
Riverside Textiles Ltd., Antrim
Hamilton Robb & Co., Ltd., Portadown
Rosebank Weaving Co., Ltd., Belfast
Ross Brothers, Bloomfield , Belfast
Wm. Ross & Co., Ltd. /Hamilton McCleery & Co., Ltd., Belfast
 
 

Seawright Douglas & Co., Ltd., Lurgan
Thomas Sinton & Co., Ltd., Tandragee
Smyth's Irish Linens, Belfast (May Street Linen Co.)
Thomas Somerset & Co., Ltd., Belfast
Spence Bryson & Co., Ltd., Belfast
(Great Victoria Street, Belfast; Portadown, (Clonavon); Markethill; Loopbridge Weaving Co., Ltd., Belfast
Northern Ireland Spinners, Killinchy; James Crosbie & Sons, Ltd., Belfast; Whitehouse Fibre Dyeing Co., Newtownabbey; Derriaghy (Carpet Spinning); Carpet Weaving (Bangor))
Sperrin Textiles, Co. Londonderry
Springfield Dyeing & Finishing Co., Ltd., Belfast
Springvale Bleach Works Ltd., Doagh
Robert Stewart & Sons, Ltd., Lisburn
Strand Spinning Co., Ltd., Belfast
Robert Stewart & Son Ltd.
Suffolk Linen Co., Dunmurry

 
 

Henry Taylor & Sons Ltd., Belfast
James Titterington & Sons Ltd., Belfast
W.J.Turtle, Mulavilla, Tandragee

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Ulster Print Works Ltd., Newtownards
Ulster Spinning Co., Ltd., Belfast
Ulster Weaving Co., Ltd.
(Ulster Weaving, Belfast; Killyleagh Flax Spinning Co., Ltd., Killyleagh; Hursts, Ltd., Drumaness; James Murland, Ltd., Castlewellan; London Office, London)
R. Uprichard & Co., Lurgan
J. T. & H. Uprichard, Gilford
 
 
Valley Dyeworks, Ltd., Rostrevor
Victoria Weaving & Finishing Co., Ltd., (Whiteabbey Weaving Co.Ltd.) Belfast
 
 

William Walker & Co., Ltd., Banbridge (Robinson & Cleaver Ltd., Belfast)
George Walker & Co., Ltd., Newtownards
Webb & Co., Ltd., Newtownards
Welbrook Beetling Mill, Cookstown
Whiteabbey Bleaching Co., Ltd., Whiteabbey
Whitehouse Spinning Co., Ltd., Whitehouse
A. Wigglesworth & Co., Belfast
Wolfhill Spinning Co., Ltd., Belfast

 
 
York Street Flax Spinning Co., Ltd., Belfast
(York Street, Belfast; Brookfield Mill, Belfast; Lurgan Thread Works, Lurgan; London office, London; Muckamore)
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