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WEIR ON RIVER AIRE AT ARMLEY MILLS

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: WEIR ON RIVER AIRE AT ARMLEY MILLS

List entry Number: 1255721

Location

WEIR ON RIVER AIRE AT ARMLEY MILLS, CANAL ROAD

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:

District: Leeds

District Type: Metropolitan Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 11-Sep-1996

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 465710

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

LEEDS

SE2734 CANAL ROAD 714-1/28/923 (West side (off)) Weir on River Aire at Armley Mills

GV II

Weir on River Aire. Possibly medieval in origin, enlarged and rebuilt c1788. By John Sutcliffe of Halifax, engineer. For Thomas Lloyd. Repaired after bomb damage 1942. Massive gritstone slabs set on edge, concrete repairs. Approx 140m long. Built to direct the major flow of water through the mill at all times. There was a fulling mill at Armley by the mid C16, leased by Richard Booth from Henry Savile.



Listing NGR: SE2737434177

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National Grid Reference: SE 27374 34177

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