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The Old Glove Factory, Tisbury

The Old Glove Factory, Tisbury Date Photo Taken 2003
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From 1861 the room above these buildings, known as The Rank, were used as a glove factory. At the start 36 women were working here and production continued until the early 1970s. The building was sympathetically restored in 1985.


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