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The Shawford Mill Royal Blue Edit

In the heart of the English country side stands Shawford Mill which is the home of Claudia May Lingerie. We believe that beautiful things happen in beautiful places, which is why we turn to our office surroundings for inspiration.Dating back to the 1500 Shawford Mill originally contained two fulling stock and a grist mill under one roof. It stayed this way until 1727 when it was appointed as a clothier mill. In the early 18th century the Edwards family who bought the mill were succeeded by Thomas Whitaker, a dyer. This is where the dyeing of cloth took off and in 1809 Shawford Mill became one of the mills in the Bath area to supply a demand of blue dyed fabric to...

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