“The greatest social curse in this country”

Hi, The team at Quarry Bank made a great discovery after spending weeks gathering information for a new book called Life in Styal which details the history of the workers’ village. Henry Greg (Quarry Bank founder Samuel Greg’s great grandson) made a stirring comment about what he believed to be ‘the greatest social curse’ in…

Uncertain liabilities – testing times at Quarry Bank

Hi, As always the archive team here at Quarry Bank, headed by Ally Tsilika, have been working very hard as they continue to catalogue our fantastic collection of the Greg’s personal and business papers. A few months ago the content of a letter, on loan to us, caught the eye of archive volunteer Danika Lloyd;…