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Latitude: 56.6217 / 56°37'18"N
Longitude: -3.8677 / 3°52'3"W
OS Eastings: 285496
OS Northings: 749320
OS Grid: NN854493
Mapcode National: GBR JCT6.WK0
Mapcode Global: WH4LQ.KTGL
Plus Code: 9C8RJ4CJ+MW
Entry Name: Carding Mill And Steam Roller, Taybridge Terrace, Aberfeldy
Listing Name: Taybridge Terrace, Tweed Mill Including Boundary Walls
Listing Date: 5 August 2002
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 396343
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB48865
Building Class: Cultural
County: Perth and Kinross
Electoral Ward: Highland
Traditional County: Perthshire
Tagged with: Architectural structure
Earlier to mid 19th century. 2-storey and attic, 7-bay, rectangular-plan mill. Rubble with stone cills and voussoired segmental-headed openings.
SW (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: M-gabled elevation with broad 2-leaf timber door with boarded timber fanlight to centre at ground and further 2-leaf boarded timber door above, window to each floor in bay to right and small lean-to extension to left with further window at 1st floor.
NE ELEVATION: M-gabled elevation with full-width extension projecting at ground, 2 blocked windows over to 1st and attic floors.
SE ELEVATION: 7 regularly-disposed windows to each floor; later single storey flat-roofed bay to outer right.
NW ELEVATION: mirrors the above.
20-pane glazing pattern to timber windows throughout. Tarred felt roofing material. Coped ashlar gablehead stacks, that to NW rendered.
INTERIOR: cast-iron columns and mechanised spinning and weaving machinery.
Appears on both the first and second Ordnance Survey Maps as 'Carding Mill'. Still (2001) in use as weaving mill by local tweed manufacturers, Haggarts (premises at 32 Dunkeld Street listed separately). During the 19th century wool was brought here for carding, spinning and weaving after being washed and dyed at the nearby Lint Mill in Mill Street (now demolished). The 'New Statistical Account' mentions a "dye-mill, with carding and spinning machines". The Mill House is listed separately.
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