Elder Mill, Romiley

Elder Mill, Romiley

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Elder Mill, Romiley was a cotton spinning mill in Romiley, Stockport, Greater Manchester. It was taken over by the Lancashire Cotton Corporation in the 1930s and passed to Courtaulds in 1964. It has been converted and in 2010 houses the supermarket Kwik-save (sic). Romiley, or Chadkirk is a village within the Metropolitan Borough of Stockport, in Greater Manchester, England, located 7.9 miles (12.7 km) south east of Manchester, 5.1 kilometres (3.2 mi) east of Stockport and 4 kilometres (2.5 mi) south of Hyde. It comprises 1,089 acres (4.41 km2); the surface is undulated, the soil clay, with a little sand. Coal is found at a great depth, but is not wrought; and there is a stone-quarry. Several large cotton-mills are in operation. The River Etherow here took the name of the River Mersey though today it is considered that the Etherow is a tributary of the River Goyt. The Peak Forest Canal and the Sheffield and Heybridge tramway, passed through the area. Elder mill was situated by the Peak Forest Canal near the Hatherlow Mills.
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  • Paperback | 124 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 7mm | 191g
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136523310
  • 9786136523316