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Thread #55979   Message #3711085
Posted By: Reinhard
23-May-15 - 12:21 AM
Thread Name: req/ADD: Prospect Providence Perseverance(Marsden)
Subject: RE: req/ADD: Prospect Providence Perseverance(Marsden)
See above, in he third posting, Joe:
'Prospect' and 'Providence', along with 'Albert', 'Valley' and 'Crank', were the names of some of the mills that dominated Morley (near Leeds) in the boom years of the Industrial Revolution.

A gaffer should be a foreman.

fratching is arguing or quarreling.