SD7008 : Gilnow Mill, Bolton

taken 17 years ago, near to Bolton, Great Britain

Gilnow Mill, Bolton
Gilnow Mill, Bolton
An integrated cotton weaving and spinning mill from the late 1850s. This shows the engine house of 1856 that held a double beam engine by Musgraves of Bolton. This was gear drive to both mill and shed. The architecture is italianate.
It's a major feature of the square.
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SD7008, 64 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 21 May, 2000   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 16 February, 2009
Category
Mill   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 704 088 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:34.5406N 2:26.9005W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 704 088
View Direction
West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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