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Solar, ‘The Irish Linen Trade, 1820–1852’, Textile History 21 (1990), p. 69. g. outside the UK) from total Irish exports. Downloaded by [INFLIBNET Centre] at 05:59 30 August 2012 16 The linen industry source of demand for Irish linen. The important point here is that the Irish industry by the 1820s essentially depended on the dramatic expansion of United Kingdom demand, and to a far lesser extent on the growth of trade within the wider Atlantic world. Within the United Kingdom, the Irish market probably took a greater share of the cheap lower-quality linens, while conversely Great Britain took a higher share of the more expensive ﬁner-quality cloth.
1853: W. Charley, Flax and its Products (London, 1862), p. 36. Factory Returns, UK, BPP, 1862, lv, Factory Returns, UK, BPP 1890, lxvii, p. 22. BPP 1905, lxxii, pp. 2–3. J. Riordan, Modern Irish Trade and Industry (London, 1920), pp. 1107–11. J. Murphy, Ireland Industrial, Political and Social (London, 1870), p. 43. raised potential household income in and around Belfast, but also in smaller industrial towns such as Lisburn, Lurgan, Portadown, Dungannon and Ballymena, and a host of industrial villages largely in Ulster, so that a number of industrial working-class communities were expanded or newly established in this period.
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