Woodside Flour Mills, Elland

A Electricity and Steam powered Corn mill in the historic county of Yorkshire, England.

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The mill was first owned by J F Milner in 1890; then by Elland Flour Mills Limited in 1905. It was a five story mill, and in 1890 was descirbed as the largest flour mill in Yorkshire. On Friday 4th March 1892 a dispute arose between the management and workers of J F Milner in regards to the corn milling trade. It is reported that a fire took place in the mill on Monday 22nd April 1907, which caused an estimated £2000 to £3000 of damage.

Full details

Alternative names Elland Flour Mills
Power source Electricity, Steam
Mill type Roller flour mill
River Calder
Mill functions Corn mill
Archive ID 13191
Location Elland
Historic county Yorkshire
Country England
NGR SE 101 214
Latitude 53.689310248498096
Longitude -1.8481261931457311

Location

Sources

Ordnance Survey 25 inch map, Yorkshire CCXLVI.1 (1893)

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