SD1892 : Bobbin Mill Ulpha

taken 5 years ago, near to Ulpha, Cumbria, Great Britain

Bobbin Mill Ulpha
Bobbin Mill Ulpha
The Bobbin Mill, powered by a waterwheel, used to make Bobbins for the Lancashire cotton industry. Wood shavings from the process were taken away by the children to heat the local school. It closed in 1910 and the buildings are currently a house and holiday apartments. The "tower" to the extreme left is a chimney which unfortunately has been allowed to become totally overgrown with ivy.
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SD1892, 41 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Friday, 24 October, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 24 October, 2014
Geographical Context
Water resources  Housing, Dwellings  Industry 
Primary Subject of Photo
Mill 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 189 925 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:19.3352N 3:14.8290W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 190 925
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West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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