Overview

Packed with fascinating facts and fun things to do, this book will tell you all you need to know about life at Quarry Bank. Join our guides, Craig, Sal and Asif, brilliantly illustrated by Tom Percival, and discover what life was like for children in a cotton mill. Find out why mill workers used to lip-read, what the smelliest jobs were, and which machines could be dangerous. Along the way learn to weave, make your own mill porridge and take the apprentice test.


New photography, fun illustrations and lively text all works together to answer questions such as, who lived at Quarry Bank, who were the apprentices and what is a spinning mule?

SKU: 50033362
Format: Paperback
Dimensions: 245 x 185mm
ISBN: 9781911384809

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