The Origin of Axminster Carpets (1889)

By James Hine, F.R.I.B.A. (Read at Tavistock, August, 1889.) Devonshire was, and has ceased to be, a great manufacturing county; which is tantamount to saying, I think, that there was more enterprise and activity...

A Guided Tour of the Axminster Carpet Factory (IA Section)

This guided tour of the Axminster Carpet Factory, Axminster will show us the manufacture of quality carpets on both Axminster and Wilton looms. The tour begins at 2.30 and should last about 1½ hours....