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Copley Mills

A Grade II Listed Building in Stalybridge, Tameside

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Latitude: 53.4859 / 53°29'9"N

Longitude: -2.0427 / 2°2'33"W

OS Eastings: 397265

OS Northings: 398793

OS Grid: SJ972987

Mapcode National: GBR GX54.K4

Mapcode Global: WHB9K.LNH1

Plus Code: 9C5VFXP4+8W

Entry Name: Copley Mills

Listing Date: 9 August 1966

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1162996

English Heritage Legacy ID: 212612

Location: Stalybridge, Tameside, SK15

County: Tameside

Electoral Ward/Division: Stalybridge South

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Stalybridge

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Stalybridge St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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(south side)

4/149 Copley Mills


Cotton mill. Second quarter C19 with engine house of 1871.
Watershot stone with graduated stone slate roof; fire-proof
floor construction on cylindrical cast iron columns. 45 x 11
bays on 4 and 5 storeys with an engine house and chimney to
south-west and office wing to the north-east. Each bay has a
C20 casement window on each floor with plain stone lintel
and sill. The hipped roof is partly replaced by a later flat
roof. The engine house has a dated timber pediment on
console brackets above a large doorway; the side windows are
round-headed with keystones. The north-east and north-west
sides have large blocked elliptical-arched carriageways
and a stone inscribed "COPLEY MILLS". Octagonal tapering
chimney shaft probably 1871. James Wilkinson cotton spinner
from at least 1832.

Listing NGR: SJ9726598793

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