NS5751 : The Orry Mill - mill wheel pit

near to Eaglesham, East Renfrewshire, Great Britain

The Orry Mill - mill wheel pit
The Orry Mill - mill wheel pit
By 1822, the Orry mill contained 8,448 spindles was installed and driven by a 45 foot diameter cast iron water wheel equivalent to 50 horsepower. This wheel-pit is approximately 7 feet wide. All that remains of the mill today is the fragments of three buildings, wheel-pit and boundary wall.
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2009
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Sunday, 13 December, 2009   (more nearby)
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Sunday, 13 December, 2009
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Mill (ruined)   (more nearby)
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OSGB36: geotagged! NS 571 518 [100m precision]
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