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Quarry Bank Mill

By kip55
Quarry Bank Mill in Styal, Cheshire, England, is one of the best preserved textile mills of the Industrial Revolution and is now a museum of the cotton industry. It is recorded in the National Heritage List for England as a designated Grade II* listed building. The mill is on the bank of the River Bollin which provided water to power the waterwheels. It was connected by road to the Bridgewater Canal for transporting raw cotton from the port of Liverpool.

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Leedslass1 Plus
6 4.1k 3 United Kingdom
14 Jul 2017 10:20AM
Great detail in the building. Wonderful place to visit, we were there a couple of weeks ago.
kip55 7 276 United Kingdom
14 Jul 2017 10:31AM
Tokina is a cracking lens for this type of image.

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