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Latitude: 53.4808 / 53°28'50"N
Longitude: -2.076 / 2°4'33"W
OS Eastings: 395056
OS Northings: 398234
OS Grid: SJ950982
Mapcode National: GBR FXY5.CY
Mapcode Global: WHB9K.2RQX
Plus Code: 9C5VFWJF+8J
Entry Name: Tower Mill
Listing Date: 4 November 1996
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1268070
English Heritage Legacy ID: 462296
Location: Tameside, SK16
Electoral Ward/Division: Dukinfield
Built-Up Area: Dukinfield
Traditional County: Cheshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester
Church of England Parish: Dukinfield St John the Evangelist
Church of England Diocese: Chester
Cotton spinning mill now in multiple occupation. c1890. Probably cast-iron and steel internal structure with brick cladding and flat, probably concrete roof.
EXTERIOR: 4 storeys and basement, 17 x 4 bays with pilasters stressing angles. Italianate decoration. Wide windows, separated by narrow pilasters in upper 2 storeys, which spring from the continuous stone sill of the 3rd storey. Yellow brick heads throughout, and decorative yellow brick corbelling to eaves. Stair and water tower projects from south wall corresponding to lateral internal division, with internal engine house to rear. Tower projects above the eaves line by 2 stages, with name in terracotta lettering in recessed panel, and lunettes over upper windows below parapet. Office block added in angle to west of tower, c1900. 2 storeyed, 5 window range, the tall lower storey with yellow brick dressings. Chimney and boiler house adjacent to engine house to rear. Listed as a good, small-scale example of a late C19 mill which survives almost intact, and a prominent site in the Tame Valley industrial landscape.
Listing NGR: SJ9505698234
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