SD9004 : Raven Mill

taken 7 years ago, near to Chadderton, Oldham, Great Britain

Raven Mill
Raven Mill
Seen from the green in front of Grampian Close. The engine house stood to the right of the building but was demolished some time previously.
Raven Mill
Built to the designs of P. S. Stott in 1905, the tower shows the influence of the Art Nouveau style of the period. Although the chimney, slightly truncated, remains, the engine house has disappeared. The engine was of 1500 hp, by Buckley and Taylor.
Generally the fabric of this mill remains in good condition, probably due to the fact that it remains in single-ownership. It is the returns centre for a large international mail-order organisation.
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Photographer
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 29 June, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 5 July, 2010
Category
Industrial site > Cotton mill (converted)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 9023 0417 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:32.0454N 2:8.9324W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 9017 0415
View Direction
East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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