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High Mill

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Basic information

Name
High Mill.
Township
Addingham.
Civil Parish
Addingham.
Country
West Yorkshire.
Type of record
A.
NMRfn
62271.
NGR
SE 0821 5021.
UTM
53.9479294, -1.876398419

Description

Water-powered cotton-spinning mill built in late 1780s, converted to worsted spinning before 1822 and to silk spinning in 1869. Original three-storeyed six-bay mill incorporated wheelhouse of earlier corn mill. Warehouse remodelled and mill extended by four bays in early to mid 19th century. Partly demolished.

Additional information

Chris Earl's Photographs of UK Textile Mills has some photos of High Mill.

Ortophotographic map

Aerial photographic view of High Mill (Addingham, West Yorkshire).

Site

Map of Addingham with its 10 textile mills.

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