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Old Brass Mill, the Shallows, Saltford, Bath and North East Somerset

Old Brass Mill, the Shallows, Saltford, Bath and North East Somerset
Photograph taken 02 February 2008 © Lorna Freeman. Source Historic England Archive ref: 485129

A former brass mill that was built in the 18th century and was working until 1924. The brass industry was very important in this area. It began in the early years of the industrial revolution with 2 brass mills that were established by Abraham Darby of Ironbridge. The Saltford mill is an important survivor of this industry.