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Sausage Factory


Sausage Factory

Have you ever heard of Richmond Sausages? Well.. the company began its life in Bootle.  


In 1889, a family butcher shop based in Litherland started to make sausages that they called Richmond. They became so popular that the family was then able to hire local people and establish a factory to continue production. The factory itself was a local landmark with an eye-catching pig sign. 


Unfortunately, it does not still stand today. 

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Richmond Sausage Factory

Did you know?

The factory would have huge vats of fat for the sausage making process. This was quite handy during the War when a bomb fell on the factory. Luckily,  the bomb landed in the big vat and that stopped it from going off. 

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