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Latitude: 53.8737 / 53°52'25"N
Longitude: -1.891 / 1°53'27"W
OS Eastings: 407261
OS Northings: 441945
OS Grid: SE072419
Mapcode National: GBR HR7N.D4
Mapcode Global: WHB7P.XWPR
Entry Name: Aireworth Mill
Listing Date: 4 December 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1134145
English Heritage Legacy ID: 338086
Location: Keighley, Bradford, BD21
Civil Parish: Keighley
Built-Up Area: Keighley
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Keighley
Church of England Diocese: Leeds
KEIGHLEY AIREWORTH ROAD
SE 04 SE (west side)
5/1 Aireworth Mill
Mill. Late C18-early C19 and slightly later. Coursed stone, stone slate and
Welsh slate roofs. Main range 3 storeys, 13 bays to left with taller, 6-bay
section added to right, all windows with glazing bars, stone cills and lintels.
Left-hand section has bricked up arch with voussoirs on right, with 2 doors to its
left. Rear has loading bays and semicircular stair tower with curved windows with
glazing bars and embattled parapet. Right return has clock in architrave to
gable. In front and to left of this range is engine house with round-arched,
voussoired doorway with impost band and keyed oculus and hoist above. Ashlar
coping. Left return brick. Both returns with shaped gutter brackets on table.
Tall, tapering, octagonal chimney. Disused at time of resurvey. In 1790 the mill
was used by John Greenwood for cotton spinning. Greenwood and his son soon
afterwards built Vale Mill, Vale Mill Lane (Hodgson, pp.218-9).
J Hodgson, Textile Manufacture in Keighley, 1879.
Listing NGR: SE0726141945
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