Metal notice made by Platt Brothers and Co. Ltd, Oldham, c.1899 regarding working hours.
The text of this notice reads:
"Starting hours 8-0 am and 1-30pm except on Saturdays when the hour is 7-30am. Stopping hours 12-30pm and 5-30pm except on Saturdays when the hour is 12-O'Clock noon. These times must be strictly adhered to. By Order"