Lymm Slitting Mill, Lymm

A Water powered Slitting mill in the historic county of Cheshire, England.

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Built in the 18th century for nail production. It became a textile mill in 1800 and was abandoned in 1825. Excavations have been carried out on the remains in 1969 and 2005.

Full details

Alternative names Lymm Slitten Mill
Power source Water
Mill type Watermill
Mill functions Slitting mill
Archive ID 12822
Location Lymm
Historic county Cheshire
Country England
NGR SJ 6815 8745
Latitude 53.382980692310895
Longitude -2.480174087137243

Location

Sources

Ordnance Survey 25 inch map, Cheshire XVII.6 (1898)

http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/3294234

http://www.lymmvillage.co.uk/about/landmarks/lymm-slitting-mill-and-gorge