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Monument record MDR12704 - Thornley Mill (site of), Bank Bottom, Hadfield, Glossop

Type and Period (1)

  • (Georgian to Victorian - 1800 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

The 1st ed. 25" OS map of c. 1880 marks 'Thornley Mill (Cotton)' on the south side of the road. A mill pond is marked on the west side of the mill. (1) By the end of the century the mill had been demolished, although the mill pond survived into the 20th century. (2) Thornley Mill was built in c. 1820 by John Thornley, but was demolished in 1899. (3)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1882. OS County Series, 1st edition, scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile).
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1896-1900. OS County Series, 2nd edition (1st revision), scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile).
  • <3> *Internet Web Site: Website viewed 06/04/2011.



Grid reference Centred SK 0217 9648 (82m by 91m)

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Record last edited

Nov 22 2017 4:50PM

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