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Victoria Mill, Walsall

Description: Victoria Mill

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 April 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 219190

OS Grid Reference: SP0103999236
OS Grid Coordinates: 401039, 299236
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5909, -1.9861

Location: 6 Long Acre Street, Walsall WS2 8HR

Locality: Walsall
County: Walsall
Country: England
Postcode: WS2 8HR

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added to the list:-

SP 09 NW
7/122 South Side
Victoria Mill

Provenden Mill. Probably circa 1850-1860. Red brick with red brick window dressings.
Plain tiled roof with main range aligned east-west and cross-gable to east, facing
north with weatherboarded gabled lucarne and hipped to south. 3 storeys with attic
in gable. Regular fenestration of two windows to street, segment-headed windows
with cast-iron glazing. Single boarded door on first floor of north side. Further
door to right on ground-floor. Interior: Although the engine and boiler have been
removed this mill remains a remarkably complete Provenden Mill of the late C19/early
C20. Machinery includes complete line-shafting up to the fly wheel, used to power
various machines on the first floor including a canary seed polisher, an oat roller,
various kibblers a powered mixer, pea polisher and a hoist. The floor above has
various split-level garners for storing bulk grain. There is also a semi-automatic
sack filler and weighing machine.

Listing NGR: SP0103999236

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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