Bonsall was a major centre of domestic framework knitting; in 1844, there were 143 frames believed to be in use in the village. There are several surviving work-shops, one at SK 274 581 which is a stone built workshop dated 1737. (1).
Grade II listed small outbuilding converted to a framework knitters workshop, dated 'ISF 1737'. The building underwent alterations and additions, probably in the early 19th century. (2).
Bibliographic reference: 1975. Council of British Archaeology Panel on Industrial Monuments. p11.
Listed Building File: Historic England. 2011. The National Heritage List for England.
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Centred SK 27 58 (10m by 7m) (Approximate)
BONSALL, DERBYSHIRE DALES, DERBYSHIRE
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