Wheel House At Misters Liberty's Printworks
- 1 Sep 1999
- Wheel House At Misters Liberty's Printworks, Station Road Sw19, Merton, Greater London
- Photograph (Digital)
This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
LONDON BOROUGH OF MERTON STATION ROAD, MERTON, SW19 TQ 26 NE (south side) 4/158 Wheel house at Messrs Liberty's 23.2.1976 Printworks GV II
Wheel house to textile printing mill. C18. Brown brick. Pantile roof, low pitched to eaves. Gable end to road; Cl9 undershut wheel exposed to right with four sets of seven cast iron arms. Messrs Liberty's Print works stands on part of site of Merton Priory. The site has been used for printing textiles for the past two centuries. The wheel house was used for washing materials in the Wandle during part of the processing.
Listing NGR: TQ2640569829
© Mr Christopher Strevens. Source: Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
Photographer: Strevens, Christopher
Rights Holder: Strevens, Christopher
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