Ilkeston

(from the article `Erewash`) The domestic stocking and knitting industries of Ilkeston declined in the 18th century, but by the mid-19th century both hosiery and lace factories ...
Found on http://www.britannica.com/eb/a-z/i/9

Ilkeston

Ilkeston (il'kestun) , town (1991 pop. 34,683), Derbyshire, central England. Iron and coal mines lie to the south. Rayon, lace, hosiery, and iron goods are manufactured. Ilkeston is mentioned in the Domesday Book. Eastwood, a nearby mining village, is the birthplace of D. H. Lawrence, and many o...
Found on http://www.infoplease.com/ce6/world/A0824974.html
No exact match found