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Turkey Mill

A Grade II Listed Building in Keighley, Bradford

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Latitude: 53.8617 / 53°51'41"N

Longitude: -1.9567 / 1°57'24"W

OS Eastings: 402944

OS Northings: 440604

OS Grid: SE029406

Mapcode National: GBR GRSS.5G

Mapcode Global: WHB7V.X6DF

Plus Code: 9C5WV26V+M8

Entry Name: Turkey Mill

Listing Date: 15 December 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1134099

English Heritage Legacy ID: 338167

ID on this website: 101134099

Location: Goose Eye, Bradford, West Yorkshire, BD22

County: Bradford

Civil Parish: Keighley

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Keighley

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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SE 0240 and SE 0340

GOOSE EYE (east side)
Turkey Mill



Cotton spinning mill, now discotheque. 1797, enlarged early and later C19. Gritstone, stone slate roof. H-shaped range. Right range: three storeys, six bays. Round-headed wheel arch and two lunettes (one now door) to ground floor. Square windows with stone cills and lintels above. A taking-in door with interrupted jambs to first and second floors. A mid C19 octagonal chimney reduced in height.

Main range: two storeys, with third storey added early C19. thirteen bays. Central, quoined, round-arched entrance and blocked windows to ground floor. First floor: small square openings with stone cills and lintels; date plaque to left of centre inscribed 'John Town 1822'. Second floor: bays recessed and defined by pilasters; taller windows. Plain gutter brackets. Shaped kneelers, coping. Bellcote to left gable. Range to left, at right angles, in state of disrepair and collapse at time of resurvey. Free-standing two-storey, 2 x 1 bay block to left.

Water-powered mill bought in 1822 by John Town who enlarged it as a paper mill and adapted it to steam.

Listing NGR: SE0294440604

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