Industry and Trades

Nantwich Salt

Nantwich Salt

The Romans came to Nantwich for the salt – and the salt industry has been an important part of Nantwich’s history for many years. Find out more here.


Nantwich Museum Clocks

Beautiful clocks have been made in Nantwich by a surprisingly large number of clock makers, many are on display in our museum.

The Leather Industry

Nantwich Museum Shoes

Nantwich has had several tanneries, and shoe making was a major industry in Nantwich. Find out more here.

Clothing Industry

Nantwich Clothing Factory

Several factories in Nantwich also produced clothes, and many of our older residents have memories working in these factories. We have a range of garments made in Nantwich in our museum. Find out more here.