Yorkshire Industrial Heritage

Broughton Road Shed

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Basic information

Name
Broughton Road Shed.
Township
Skipton.
Civil Parish
Skipton.
Country
North Yorkshire.
Type of record
A.
NMRfn
62123.
NGR
SD 9770 5145.
UTM
53.95913185, -2.036540525

Description

Cotton-weaving mill built in 1900-2 by Skipton Room and Power Co Ltd for room and power working. Steam-powered single-storeyed shed with attached three-storeyed warehouse reduced to one storey after fire. Mill housed five weaving firms in 1919.

Ortophotographic map

Aerial photographic view of Broughton Road Shed (Skipton, North Yorkshire).

Site

Map of Skipton with its 8 textile mills.

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