The 'Weavers', Canterbury, Kent

The 'Weavers', Canterbury, Kent
Photograph taken April 1960 © Copyright Historic England Archive ref: AA019453

These timber-framed buildings on King's Bridge were adapted in the 17th century for the looms of the Walloon weavers. The river was needed for finishing cloth. Fulling mills were later adapted for paper-making.

Location

Kent Canterbury

Period

1960s (1960 - 1969)

Tags

timber framed building mill river industry weaving 1960s (1960 - 1969)