Cotton Mill Architectural Model

Made:
1922-1927 in United Kingdom

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Model of Sir John Holden & Sons cotton mill, Bolton, made by Basset-Lowke.

This mill was probably the last spinning mill to be built. It was erected in 1927 and was an all electric red brick mill which was supplied from the town mains. This is the reason for there only being two boilers for heating and no chimney or mill lodge.

Details

Category:
Textile Industry
Object Number:
Y1970.18
Materials:
glass, wood (unidentified)
type:
architectural model
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • model - representation
credit:
Gift of Mr. H. Waller
status:
Permanent collection

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