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Alverthorpe Mills

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at Alverthorp with Thornes, near Wakefield

A large single-storey woollen mill, built 1870-2[1]. All the activities of producing dyed cloth from wool were carried out here.

1935 aerial view here

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Sources of Information

  1. 'Yorkshire Textile Mills 1770-1930 by Colum Giles & Ian H Goodall, HMSO 1995