SE1621 : The Old Corn Mill, Clifton

taken 13 years ago, 3 km from Roberttown, Kirklees, Great Britain

The Old Corn Mill, Clifton
The Old Corn Mill, Clifton
The Old Corn Mill (now a pub-restaurant-night club) is described as 'the old mill' in the charter during the reign of Henry II (1154-1189) granting land for Kirklees Priory. By late 19C it was also used by the Brearley family for cloth-fulling. The Dean family then ran the mill for 70 years, followed by the Fairburns (wire-drawing and card making). There were at one time two wheels, one for corn and one for fulling (later replaced by a turbine).
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Date Taken
Monday, 19 September, 2005   (more nearby)
Saturday, 22 October, 2005
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OSGB36: geotagged! SE 169 219 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:41.5965N 1:44.7325W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SE 168 220
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