Forge Mill, Hucknall, Nottinghamshire

Forge Mill, Hucknall, Nottinghamshire
Photograph taken 23 September 2004 © Dr Eric Ritchie. Source Historic England Archive ref: 410905

This was a cotton spinning mill and mill house. It was built in 1787 by the Robinson family of Papplewick. This mill is one of a number built at Papplewick, Hucknall and Bulwell by the Robinson family who pioneered industrial cotton spinning and the use of steam power in this area.


Nottinghamshire Hucknall


Georgian (1714 - 1836)


mill cotton steam power industry georgian (1714 - 1836)