Yorkshire Industrial Heritage

Woodfield Mill

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Basic information

Name
Woodfield Mill.
Township
Bishop Thornton.
Civil Parish
Bishop Thornton.
Country
North Yorkshire.
Type of record
A.
NMRfn
63843.
NGR
SE 2359 6339.
UTM
54.06591508, -1.641052249

Description

Three-storeyed water-powered mill built in 1831, the lower floors for corn milling, the top floor for flax spinning. The latter ceased shortly after 1850. Unusual example of shared working.

Ortophotographic map

Aerial photographic view of Woodfield Mill (Bishop Thornton, North Yorkshire).

Site

Map of Bishop Thornton with its 3 textile mills.

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