Yorkshire Industrial Heritage

Underbank Mill

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Basic information

Name
Underbank Mill.
Township
Wooldale.
Civil Parish
Holmfirth.
Country
West Yorkshire.
Type of record
A.
NMRfn
63208.
NGR
SE 1463 0742.
UTM
53.56319466, -1.780593826

Description

Woollen mill, possibly established in late 18th century as water-powered scribbling mill but surviving today as mill of c1825 and later. Site comprises two main mills c1825, four storeys, eleven bays, and c1875, three storeys and attic, seven bays) with engine and boiler houses and chimney. Early mill incorporates fragments of original structure, with mullioned windows, and has unusual plan with engine house set one bay in from gable.

Ortophotographic map

Aerial photographic view of Underbank Mill (Wooldale, West Yorkshire).

Site

Map of Wooldale with its 14 textile mills.

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