Yorkshire Industrial Heritage

Cannon Mills

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Basic information

Name
Cannon Mills.
Township
Horton.
Civil Parish
Bradford.
Country
West Yorkshire.
Type of record
A.
NMRfn
62450.
NGR
SE 1450 3205.
UTM
53.78457458, -1.781414947

Description

Steam-powered worsted mill established in 1826 as a room and power mill. Main surviving buildings are fireproof mill (four storeys, twenty-two bays) of 1855-6 by Andrews and Delaunay of Bradford, incorporating fragments of original mill and of shed of c1850, engine house, boiler houses, warehouses (c1855 and later), large sheds, built probably for combing and weaving, and stable block. Associated buildings: terraces of workers' housing with corner shops.

Pictures

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Images of Cannon Mills.

Ortophotographic map

Aerial photographic view of Cannon Mills (Horton, West Yorkshire).

Site

Map of Horton with its 45 textile mills.

Comments

1 Roger Cromwell

Posted

Any connection with Cannon Mills, Kannapolis, South Carolina (Bankrupt 2003)?

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