Story: Agricultural processing industries

Roslyn mills

Roslyn mills

Ross and Glendining’s Roslyn Worsted and Woollen Mills began operations in 1879. It was one of a number of mills in Dunedin’s Kaikorai valley. The firm also had shops, warehouses and clothing factories.

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Alexander Turnbull Library, Steffano Webb Collection (PAColl-3061)
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Jane Tolerton, 'Agricultural processing industries - Wool processing in the 19th century', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 26 January 2022)

Story by Jane Tolerton, published 11 Mar 2010