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Only2Eyes
October 1st, 2011, 00:52
Welcome to Hartford Mill. You've seen it before no doubt.

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Built 1907 by the Hartford Mill (Oldham)Co Ltd. Extended 1920 and 1924. Closed 1959 and used by Littlewoods as a mail order warehouse until 1992. Architect was F W Dixon, there were 120,000 spindles and power was provided by a very impressive 1500 hp Urmson & Thompson engine.

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Visited with ZerO81 whose entry to the mill made me do a little bit of wee :D