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By Lee Brown

'Where do flies cross within the wintry weather? via Denton to Hyde (hide).' This previous track corridor funny story is definitely one of the merely reference most folks had concerning Denton, except hats. The 16th century observed the advent of the felt hat-making undefined, to which Denton owed its upward push from an imprecise hamlet to a huge production city. via 1825, there have been twenty-five hatting companies and Denton used to be the 3rd biggest hat-making centre within the North West. It was once right here that the recognized Trilby hat used to be designed by way of the Denton Hat corporation, which was once a best-seller all over the world for a few years. notwithstanding, the city boomed within the mid- to past due Fifties, because it not relied completely on hatting for prosperity. This precise number of previous and new pictures and informative captions could be crucial studying for an individual who understands and loves this town.

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