Web
Analytics
Report - - Old Lane Mill, Halifax - 15-7-10 | Industrial Sites | 28DaysLater.co.uk
  • Welcome to 28DaysLater.co.uk - 28DL - The UK Urban Exploring / Urban Exploration / Urbex Forums.

    Asylums and Hospitals, High Stuff, Industrial, Leisure Sites, Residential Sites, Military Sites, Mines and Quarries, ROC Posts, Theatres and Cinemas, Draining, Underground Sites, European and International Sites, Leads, Rumours and News, Kit, Clothing, Equipment, Photography and Video sections, plus Private & Local Groups and a lot more.

    Please feel free to browse this website as a guest. However, creating an account allows you to search, post replies, start new threads, use bookmarking, live chat, messaging and notification systems. Also, it removes some ads.

    Create an account | Login | Request new password

Report - Old Lane Mill, Halifax - 15-7-10

cardiffrail

28DL Full Member
28DL Full Member
#1
Old Lane Mill is a derelict former textile mill in Halifax, located just up the valley from the renovated Dean Clough mills. Only one mill building remains at the the site, the remainder having been demolished some years ago. According the the results of a brief googling, the mill suffered a serious fire in the early 1900s,but the building survived due to its construction - the floors are constructed off iron girders with brick arches between, instead of being of wooden construction.

A stone outbuilding and a derelict pub located off Old Lane are also present, however I did not check them out as the heavens opened and I was getting soaked through - more importantly I'm not sure how waterproof my camera is.

I was also able to take a look at a few rail tunnels in the Halifax area. Unfortunately there is not much to report:

Old Lane Tunnel - Locked eastern end, western end not accessible
Lea Bank Tunnel - Bricked up north end, south end buried
Wheatley Tunnel - Locked western end, eastern end buried
Well Heads Tunnel - Locked southern end, northern end buried
Denholme (south) - Bricked up southern end, northern end lies within the sawmill boundary.

Anyway, on with the photos

Img_0168.jpg


Img_0171.jpg


Img_0173.jpg


Img_0176.jpg


Img_0178.jpg


Img_0179.jpg


Img_0180.jpg


Img_0181.jpg


Img_0184.jpg


Img_0185.jpg


Img_0186.jpg
 

Similar threads