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Dunkirk Mill

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Basic information

Name
Dunkirk Mill.
Township
Haworth.
Civil Parish
Bingley; Keighley.
Country
West Yorkshire.
Type of record
A.
NMRfn
62638.
NGR
SE 0200 3519.
UTM
53.81299208, -1.971107434

Description

Water-powered worsted-spinning mill, established c1800. Main building is a two-storeyed eight-bay mill largely of c1870 but incorporating remains of early mill in area of wheelhouse. Cottages, a mill extension used in the late 19th century for corn milling, remains of added steam power plant, and extensive headrace and mill dam complete the complex. Waterwheel replaced by a water turbine, still in situ.

Ortophotographic map

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

Site

Map of Haworth with its 25 textile mills.

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