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Manchester Mills at MOSI
This thunderous demonstration of historic mill machinery will show visitors how cotton is processed from its raw state to the finished product-a piece of calico cloth.
Learn about working conditions during a time when respiratory diseases were rife, and children as young as 5 were employed as mill workers.
Visitors may even get to meet someone who used to work in a Manchester textile mill.
For more information go to msimanchester.org.uk