Ponden Cotton Mill And Attached Chimney

30 Mar 2001
Ponden Cotton Mill And Attached Chimney, Colne Road, Keighley, Bradford, West Yorkshire, BD22 0HR
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

KEIGHLEY COLNE ROAD SD 9837 and SD 9937 (north side) 19/236 Scar Top

21.10.75 Ponden Cotton Mill and attached chimney


Cotton mill, now with shop and cafe, attached chimney. 1791, chimney c1825.

Coursed millstone grit, stone slate roof. 3 storeys, 9 windows. C20 casements; with stone lintels and projecting cills. Door to right in plain stone surround.

To rear, round stone chimney approx 40 feet high. C19 additions to left and right, those to right lower and partly masking taking-in door in right gable of main block. The chimney was added when the mill was converted from water to steam power. One of the earliest cotton mills in Yorkshire and now probably the best remaining early example.

Listing NGR: SD9987037223


This is part of the Series: IOE01/0807 IOE Records taken by John Gilkerson; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr John Gilkerson. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Gilkerson, John

Rights Holder: Gilkerson, John


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