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Title: Bankfoot Mill, Hebden Bridge, from the SW – AGW00264

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Title

Bankfoot Mill, Hebden Bridge, from the SW – AGW00264

Subject

Bankfoot, Hebden Bridge, Mill Interior, Places

Description

The firm specialised in dyeing and finishing heavy fustians, mainly moleskins, and related fabrics such as Bedford Cords, Whipcords and Cavalry twills. The firm didn't process corduroys or other pile fabrics. Much of the production was used for traditional protective clothing in heavy industry and many other industrial applications.

The mill closed for good, probably during the 1970s. The mill was not used again and was eventually demolished and replaced with housing.

Creator

Alan Greenwood

Source

Pennine Horizons Digital Archive

Date

1970s

Rights

PHDA - Alan Greenwood Collection

Identifier

http://www.penninehorizons.org/Omeka_photos/AGW00264.jpg

Citation

Alan Greenwood , “Bankfoot Mill, Hebden Bridge, from the SW – AGW00264,” Pennine Horizons Digital Archive, accessed May 21, 2018, http://old.pennineheritage.org.uk/items/show/26255.

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