Albion Street, Leek, Staffordshire

Albion Street, Leek, Staffordshire
Photograph taken 1956 © Historic England Archive ref: AA98_04405

Silk weavers' cottages in Albion Street, with Albion Mill visible at the bottom of the street. The workrooms in which looms would have been kept are on on the third storey of the cottages. They have big windows to maximise the amount of natural light.

Location

Staffordshire Leek

Period

1950s (1950 - 1959)

Tags

street weaving mill industry housing