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Union Mills

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Basic information

Name
Union Mills.
Township
Skipton.
Civil Parish
Skipton.
Country
North Yorkshire.
Type of record
A.
NMRfn
62118.
NGR
SD 989 511.
UTM
53.95599036, -2.01825082

Description

Cotton-weaving mill, designed by J Whitehead of Nelson, built in 1867 by Skipton Land and Building Company and run by Skipton Mill Co Ltd on a room and power basis. Steam-powered single-storeyed shed with attached two-storeyed warehouse, later heightened. Weaving shed extension added in 1871, its own warehouse and dyehouse added in 1874.

Ortophotographic map

Aerial photographic view of Union Mills (Skipton, North Yorkshire).

Site

Map of Skipton with its 8 textile mills.

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