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Victoria Mills

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Basic information

Name
Victoria Mills.
Township
Elland cum Greetland.
Civil Parish
Elland.
Country
West Yorkshire.
Type of record
A.
NMRfn
62807.
NGR
SE 0961 2122.
UTM
53.68734648, -1.855962443

Description

Founded in 1850s as room and power mill, burnt down in 1866 and 1893, and then rebuilt as fireproof cotton-spinning mill, to designs by Horsfall and Williams of Halifax, in 1894-5. Four-storeyed thirteen-bay steam-powered mill, incorporating earlier masonry, linked to two-storeyed four-bay warehouse. Only one storey built of second multi-storeyed mill, designed by W C Williams of Halifax in 1898.

Ortophotographic map

Aerial photographic view of Victoria Mills (Elland cum Greetland, West Yorkshire).

Site

Map of Elland cum Greetland with its 39 textile mills.

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