Yorkshire Industrial Heritage

Hope Mill

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Basic information

Name
Hope Mill.
Township
Todmorden and Walsden.
Civil Parish
Todmorden.
Country
West Yorkshire.
Type of record
A.
NMRfn
62189.
NGR
SD 9328 2230.
UTM
53.6970952, -2.103254468

Description

Steam-powered cotton-spinning mill built beside Rochdale Canal in 1855-6, from 1879 used for cotton weaving. Original building, unusually for spinning mill, a single-storeyed shed with corner beam-engine house. Two-storeyed warehouse at corner perhaps original, shed enlarged and offices added before 1890. Minor demolition.

Additional information

Hope Mill at Work places in the Todmorden District over the last 3 centuries, with detailed histories and photographs of this work place, and stories of the men and women who worked in them.

Ortophotographic map

Aerial photographic view of Hope Mill (Todmorden and Walsden, West Yorkshire).

Site

Map of Todmorden and Walsden with its 32 textile mills.

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