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Latitude: 53.5802 / 53°34'48"N
Longitude: -2.4343 / 2°26'3"W
OS Eastings: 371345
OS Northings: 409373
OS Grid: SD713093
Mapcode National: GBR CWF1.SB
Mapcode Global: WH97V.L81Q
Entry Name: St Helena Mill
Listing Date: 26 April 1974
Last Amended: 30 April 1999
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1388237
English Heritage Legacy ID: 476235
Location: Bolton, BL1
Electoral Ward/Division: Halliwell
Built-Up Area: Bolton
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester
Church of England Parish: Bolton-le-Moors St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Manchester
SD7109SW POOL STREET
797-1/16/180 (South side)
26/04/74 St Helena Mill
(Formerly Listed as:
St Helena Mill (oldest part only))
Cotton waste spinning mill. c1820, with 2 further mills now
demolished added late C19-early C20. Disused since 1979. Of
coursed and squared stone with slate roof.
EXTERIOR: 4 storeys, 11x3 bays, built at right angles to the
River Croal which runs immediately to the rear of the
building. Small rectangular windows on each floor with flat
stone lintels, the lower openings modified when buildings (now
demolished) were added against the east wall of the original
building. Taking-in doors on each floor in centre of gable
wall, and towards centre of east wall. Square section brick
stack (reduced in height) projects from south-east corner,
adjacent to internal engine house.
INTERIOR: a single row of cast-iron columns carry timber beams
internally. Queen strut roof to attic.
HISTORY: the site was first developed with a water-powered
mill c1780, replaced by the present building c1820 which was
built for steam power. In use as a cotton waste spinning mill
(Greater Manchester Sites and Monuments Record; Williams M:
Cotton Mills in Greater Manchester: London: 1993-).
Listing NGR: SD7134509373
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