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Griffe Mill

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Basic information

Name
Griffe Mill.
Township
Haworth.
Civil Parish
Bingley; Keighley.
Country
West Yorkshire.
Type of record
A.
NMRfn
62635.
NGR
SE 0065 3737.
UTM
53.83258888, -1.991606358

Description

Water-powered cotton-spinning mill established by 1793, used for worsted spinning from 1820s and from mid 19th century also for worsted weaving. Original three-storeyed six-bay mill extended before third quarter of 19th century when complex grew around mill yard with extra spinning capacity, warehousing, workers' housing and two-phase weaving shed. Separate gasworks. Ruinous.

Ortophotographic map

Aerial photographic view of Griffe Mill (Haworth, West Yorkshire).

Site

Map of Haworth with its 25 textile mills.

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