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Pecket Well Shed

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Basic information

Name
Pecket Well Shed.
Township
Wadsworth.
Civil Parish
Hebden Royd; Wadsworth.
Country
West Yorkshire.
Type of record
A.
NMRfn
62228.
NGR
SD 9975 2969.
UTM
53.76356154, -2.00527212

Description

Cotton-weaving mill built in 1858 as speculation by Pecket Well Weaving Shed Co Ltd; tenanted and then purchased in 1862 by John Wilcock and Sons. Steampowered single-storeyed weaving shed with attached single-beam engine house and warehouse. Shed doubled in size before attached four-storeyed warehouse, office and sizing place rebuilt after fire in 1873.

Ortophotographic map

Aerial photographic view of Pecket Well Shed (Wadsworth, West Yorkshire).

Site

Map of Wadsworth with its 19 textile mills.

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