Low Mill, Addingham, West Yorkshire

Low Mill, Addingham, West Yorkshire
Photograph taken August 1986 © Crown copyright. Historic England Archive ref: NMR/3122/26

A water powered textile mill of 1787 built as a block with five attached cottages the third storey of which was possibly used as warehousing. A newer, early 19th-century mill is nearby. Some of the original workers' cottages have survived. Find out more about windmills and watermills in our Teachers' Kit - Mills.

Location

West Yorkshire Addingham

Period

1980s (1980 - 1989)

Themes

Tags

aerial view factory industrial revolution textile mill water worker housing georgian (1714 - 1836)