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Greenbridge Works

A Grade II Listed Building in Rawtenstall, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.6997 / 53°41'58"N

Longitude: -2.2792 / 2°16'45"W

OS Eastings: 381665

OS Northings: 422622

OS Grid: SD816226

Mapcode National: GBR DTJN.CH

Mapcode Global: WH97B.Y8VK

Plus Code: 9C5VMPXC+V8

Entry Name: Greenbridge Works

Listing Date: 30 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1361961

English Heritage Legacy ID: 185769

Location: Rossendale, Lancashire, BB4

County: Lancashire

Electoral Ward/Division: Hareholme

Built-Up Area: Rawtenstall

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Newchurch St Nicholas with St John

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Description

SD 82 SW RAWTENSTALL FALLBARN ROAD

6/190 Greenbridge Works
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GV II


Cotton spinning mill, originally known as Hall Carr Mill, probably c.1830s.
Watershot coursed sandstone, 2-span slate roof on 2 levels with skylights.
Rectangular double-pile plan, 22 x 4 bays, with engine house on east side and
stair turret on west side. Four and half storeys, built with south end to
earth of rising hillside; bands on 4 levels, plain vertical rectangular
windows on all floors except tall round-headed windows to 2nd level of engine
house. Windows at right hand side of gable end to road altered as doors to
fire escape. Round archway at ground floor of 1st bay of left side wall.
Interior: slim iron columns carrying wooden beams in stirrups. History: may
have been water-powered, because built over culvert; occupied in 1854 by J.H.
Ashworth & Co., cotton spinners and manufacturers. (Detached chimney (q.v.)
to underground flue set on hillside c.50 metres south of mill).


Listing NGR: SD8166522622

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