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ALBERT BOILER WORKS

Gauxholme

Todmorden

Map ref. SD 9- - 2- -

 
 

List of known occupiers

 

1851

DAWSON James

1855

CLAYTON Leonard

1860

TOLLY & Co.

1861-9

BUCKLEY John & ASHWORTH William

1870-3

CROSSLEY George

1874

Demolished

1875

Workshops, including GAUXHOLME PICKER WORKS built on the site

 

Additional information

researched, recorded and referenced by Mrs Sheila Wade

Hebden Bridge WEA Local History Group

 

Slater 1855

Leonard Clayton, boiler and gasometer maker, Gauxholme Boiler Works

 

Todmorden Rates Books 1860:

Occupier Tolly & Co., owner executors of James Dawson, boiler making

Rateable Value £22.13s.4d.

 

Kelly’s Directory 1861:

John Buckley, manufacturer of steam boilers, cisterns, brewing and dye pans etc.

 

Todmorden Rates Books 1861-1865:

Owner & occupier John Buckley, boiler making shed.

Rateable Value £14.9s.6d

 

Todmorden Rates Books 1866:

Occupier John Buckley, owner Buckley & Dawson, boiler shed and power

Rateable Value £52.8s.0d

 

White’s Directory 1866:

Buckley (John) & Ashworth (William) iron & brass founders and boilermakers

 

Rivers Pollution 1868:

John Buckley, boilermaker, not exactly on the banks of the river, employs 32, steam power.

 

Todmorden Rates Books 1867-1868:

Owner-occupiers John & R. Buckley

Rateable Value £52.8s.0d

 

Todmorden Rates Books 1869:

Rateable Value £63.9s.0d. Part empty.

 

Todmorden Rates Books 1870-1871:

Occupier George Crossley, owner John Fielden, workshop

Rateable Value £62.5s.0d

 

Halifax Archives:

May 1865. Printed invoice to John Murgatroyd, Oats Royd, from Buckley & Ashworth, Albert Boiler Works Todmorden.

November 1868. ditto from John & Robert Buckley

 

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