Woollen Cloth Manufacturers
Number employed at present time (June/ Sept 1942
Estimated Numbers employed prewar
Roughly same as at present
Estimated postwar numbers (a)men (b) women
Probably about the same as present
Does the housing situation effect your supply of labour at the present time? If so, in what way?
Not materially as most employees are of fairly long service
Do you expect to remain after the war?
What proportion of your employees travel to work by train (other means of conveyance) from other districts?
All live within radius of 5 miles 25%-30% use bus service from villages
What is the nature of your principal raw materials?
Does it come by rail, canal or road?
Rail and Road
What form of power do you use?
Do you produce your own power? If so, is it generated by steam or gas?
Would you be interested in an increased public supply of electric power, if available
|No, present supply is adequate for our needs|