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HRS 1272 Bury, Wikes Woollen Mill, line shafting 1979

Power was originally transmitted by line-shafting from a steam engine before electric motors were introduced to do the same work. A weaver uses a long 'oil can' to lubricate the line-shafting.
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Keywords:bury, carding-engines, finishing, lancashire, looms, mills, paper-making, tenter-frames, tentering, textile industry, weaving, wike's mill, women, woollens

HRS 1272 Bury, Wikes Woollen Mill, line shafting 1979