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Ponden Mill

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Basic information

Name
Ponden Mill.
Township
Keighley.
Civil Parish
Keighley.
Country
West Yorkshire.
Type of record
A.
NMRfn
62159.
NGR
SD 9989 3721.
UTM
53.83115105, -2.003153899

Description

Three-storeyed nine-bay water-powered cotton-spinning mill built by Robert Heaton in 1791-2. Mill repaired after fire in 1795; adjoining warehouse and cottage added in 1790s and later enlarged: Engine house and boiler house added in 1850s, shortly after mill converted to worsted spinning; new engine house built in 1893.

Pictures

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Image of Ponden Mill.

Ortophotographic map

Aerial photographic view of Ponden Mill (Keighley, West Yorkshire).

Site

Map of Keighley with its 56 textile mills.

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