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Latitude: 53.6895 / 53°41'22"N
Longitude: -2.3374 / 2°20'14"W
OS Eastings: 377814
OS Northings: 421500
OS Grid: SD778215
Mapcode National: GBR DT3S.R5
Mapcode Global: WH97B.2J6F
Entry Name: Museum of the Lancashire Textile Industry
Listing Date: 30 November 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1163545
English Heritage Legacy ID: 185679
Location: Rossendale, Lancashire, BB4
Electoral Ward/Division: Helmshore
Built-Up Area: Haslingden
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire
Church of England Parish: Musbury St Thomas
Church of England Diocese: Blackburn
SD 72 SE HASLINGDEN HOLCOMBE ROAD
5/101 Museum of the Lancashire
Cotton spinning mill and attached warehouse originally early C19, rebuilt
1859-60 following fire; now museum. Sandstone rubble, slate roof.
Rectangular spinning block 14 bays long with 3-span roof, 3 storeys; warehouse
continuing at east end 7 bays and 3 storeys to slightly lower level. All
windows segmental-headed, with glazing bars, square with 9 panes at ground
floor (except at right end which are now altered as doors), rectangular with
12 panes on the floors above; warehouse has 3 vertically-aligned loading doors
to the 4th bay, a basket-arched wagon tunnel to the right, and
segmental-headed 9-pane windows. Interior: iron columns supporting wooden
beams; ground floor altered, 1st floor restored as spinning room equipped
inter alia with working mules.
Listing NGR: SD7781421500
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