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Cord winder at H Johnson's, bootlace manufacturers, Cameron Road, Derby

A Cord Winder at H Johnson's bootlace manufacturers at the time of the factory closure. A Mr R S Johnson was proprietor of H Johnson's bootlace manufacturers (see DMAG001395). He was the grandson of Samuel Johnson of Abbey Mills, Abbey Street (1850), Pear tree Mills, Pear Tree Road (1879) and Cameron Road Mills (1900). His father was Herbert Johnson and in 1900 the operation was styled F and H Joh…