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Greenbridge Works, Rossendale

Description: Greenbridge Works

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 November 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 185769

OS Grid Reference: SD8166522622
OS Grid Coordinates: 381665, 422622
Latitude/Longitude: 53.6997, -2.2792

Location: Fallbarn Road, Rawtenstall, Lancashire BB4 7NX

Locality: Rossendale
Local Authority: Rossendale Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: BB4 7NX

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Listing Text


6/190 Greenbridge Works

Cotton spinning mill, originally known as Hall Carr Mill, probably c.1830s.
Watershot coursed sandstone, 2-span slate roof on 2 levels with skylights.
Rectangular double-pile plan, 22 x 4 bays, with engine house on east side and
stair turret on west side. Four and half storeys, built with south end to
earth of rising hillside; bands on 4 levels, plain vertical rectangular
windows on all floors except tall round-headed windows to 2nd level of engine
house. Windows at right hand side of gable end to road altered as doors to
fire escape. Round archway at ground floor of 1st bay of left side wall.
Interior: slim iron columns carrying wooden beams in stirrups. History: may
have been water-powered, because built over culvert; occupied in 1854 by J.H.
Ashworth & Co., cotton spinners and manufacturers. (Detached chimney (q.v.)
to underground flue set on hillside c.50 metres south of mill).

Listing NGR: SD8166522622

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Source: English Heritage

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