Wholesale and Export Clothiers
Number employed at present time (June/ Sept 1942
Estimated Numbers employed prewar
Estimated postwar numbers (a)men (b) women
Does the housing situation effect your supply of labour at the present time? If so, in what way?
Yes, shortage of houses
Do you expect to remain after the war?
Have been here nearly 100 years
What proportion of your employees travel to work by train (other means of conveyance) from other districts?
What is the nature of your principal raw materials?
Does it come by rail, canal or road?
What form of power do you use?
Steam engine generating steam for presses and electric light and power
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
National Archives BT 64/3114