W H Shaw pallet works – Diggle – May 12

WH Shaw Dobcross works, for 37 years until 2006 it had been the home of Shaw’s Pallet Works, reputedly one of the largest pallet works in Europe. Known locally as ‘The Cathedral’ the main building housing the clock tower, is a Grade 2 listed building.

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3 thoughts on “W H Shaw pallet works – Diggle – May 12

  1. I used to work in this dept it was pallet hand assembly and the red steps led to Sonny Mann,s office he was the forman.
    I also remember making the huge pallet for an exibit in a trade fair.

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