Below are a few snippets from a copy of the Ashton Brothers Magazine dated December 1920.
A humourous report made about an inspection of the Carrfield & Throstle Bank Mills.
Many Thanks to John Hopwood for the loan of the magazine !!
The name "HYDE" is derived from the hide, a measure of land for taxation purposes, taken to be that area of land necessary to support a peasant family. In later times it was taken to be equivalent to 120 acres .
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