Before travelling some miles to work became the vogue Cottingley Mill (Butterfield and Fraser Ltd.) was the main place of employment. Some of the workers are seen here outside a house, now demolished, which was attached to the mill.
They are, left to right: Mr. Jess or Jack Butterfield and Mr. Michael Abberton (on cart). Mr. Tom Woodley and his daughter, Elsie (by railings). Mr. and Mrs. Jack and Mr. and Mrs. Tom Wood (doorway) with their two children, and Arthur Wood (baby, now in Australia). Mr. Harold Kay and Mr. Joe and Mr. Michael Abberton.