Jessie Fothergill Blue Plaque

Jessie Fothergill Blue Plaque

Jessie Fothergill 1851-1891

jessie fothergill blue plaque
Photo By Neil Myers

Novelist who captured the lives of working people in the local cotton mills in the 19th century. Lived for some years in a house near-by.

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New England Furniture shop, Todmorden Road, Littleborough

One comment

  1. I have been been reading a book (surprise surprise) about the old area around Greater Manchester, found a lot of photos of the Textile Industry. I used to work in a mill myself, and my Grandparents did too, my Mum was a Ring spinner. Strikes me things didn’t change a lot!

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