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J Strong and Son Clog Markers (Blanket Mill)

A Grade II Listed Building in Caldbeck, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.7478 / 54°44'52"N

Longitude: -3.0524 / 3°3'8"W

OS Eastings: 332355

OS Northings: 539713

OS Grid: NY323397

Mapcode National: GBR 7F3J.YT

Mapcode Global: WH80M.2XRM

Plus Code: 9C6RPWXX+42

Entry Name: J Strong and Son Clog Markers (Blanket Mill)

Listing Date: 3 January 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1327207

English Heritage Legacy ID: 72363

Location: Caldbeck, Allerdale, Cumbria, CA7

County: Cumbria

District: Allerdale

Civil Parish: Caldbeck

Built-Up Area: Caldbeck

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Caldbeck St Mungo

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Description


NY 33 NW CALDBECK Caldbeck

13/55 J Strong & Son
Clog Makers
(Blanket Mill)

II

Watermill built as a threshing mill and later used as a woollen blanket mill.
Early C19. Coursed limestone rubble with raised red sandstone quoins.
Graduated grey slate roof. 3 storeys in T-shape. Projecting portion to left
has large segmental cart entrance in alternate-block surround. 2 steel
casements above in red sandstone surrounds. Right portion has ground floor
plank door in alternate-block surround with similar doorway above reached by
external stone steps. First and second floor steel casements in red sandstone
surrounds. Similar windows to rear. Ground floor interior has wheel pit
complete with cast iron wheel and most of the machinery, also at first floor
level, now used on that floor only as a clog makers' workshop. Marked on 1900 OS
map as Woollen Mill.


Listing NGR: NY3235539713

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