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Sluice Gates and Gears 3 Metres North West of North Mill, Southwell

Description: Sluice Gates and Gears 3 Metres North West of North Mill

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 February 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 242415

OS Grid Reference: SK6971055663
OS Grid Coordinates: 469710, 355663
Latitude/Longitude: 53.0936, -0.9605

Locality: Southwell
Local Authority: Newark and Sherwood District Council
County: Nottinghamshire
Country: England
Postcode: NG25 0RS

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Listing Text


MAIN STREET, Maythorne
1919-0/1/204 (North West side)
09/02/73 Sluice gates and gears 3M north west
of North Mill


Pair of sluice gates and control gear. Early C19. Ashlar
abutments with wooden gates and iron gears. Horizontal shaft
with worm gearing to large spur wheels which operate the gates
by winding drums and chains. This building is part of a mill
complex built for cotton and silk spinning.
(D M Smith: Industrial archaeology east midlands: David &
Charles, Dawlish: 1965-: 60-61 & 199).

Listing NGR: SK6971055663

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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