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illustrated souvenir, Quarry Bank Mill and Styal, Cheshire

illustrated souvenir, Quarry Bank Mill and Styal, Cheshire

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Published by The National Trust in [London] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementtext by David Sekers ; photographs by Mike Williams.
ContributionsSekers, David., Williams, Mike.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14315968M

  Quarry Bank: A victim of its own success! - See 1, traveller reviews, 1, candid photos, and great deals for Styal, UK, at TripadvisorK TripAdvisor reviews. Quarry Bank Mill Exhibition As a member of Textile 21 we have just finished hanging our latest exhibition at Quarry Bank Mill, Styal, Cheshire. The preview is on Friday night 20th September and then open to the general public who visit the Mill which is a National Trust property.

Quarry Bank Mill in Cheshire, England, is one of the best preserved textile mills of the Industrial Revolution and is now a museum of the cotton industry. It has been designated by English Heritage as a Grade II* listed building. Contents[show] Water mill The mill was founded by Samuel Greg in in the village of Styal on the River Bollin. Its original iron water wheel . Quarry Bank. 6, likes 10 talking about this. Quarry Bank is one of Britain's greatest industrial heritage sites and the inspiration for Channel 4's The Mill.

  The Styal Estate and Mill was given to the National Trust by Alec Greg (–) in before it ceased to be a working mill in It was the Trust’s first experience in industrial archaeology. By Quarry Bank Mill had become the headquarters of one of the largest cotton manufacturing. "The true story behind Quarry Bank Mill - the inspiration for the Channel 4 drama". Cheshire Life. I have added one reference- and made the link stronger- he was a slave owner as well as being a benign mill owner.


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Illustrated souvenir, Quarry Bank Mill and Styal, Cheshire Download PDF EPUB FB2

Cheshire book as young as eight years old were apprenticed at Quarry Bank, working 10 hour days in the mill and living cramped together under the control of the Apprentice House superindentents. Stroll to Styal village along the paths used by Quarry Bank's workforce Quarry Bank Mill and Styal see how many of the other workers :   Quarry Bank Mill and Styal Estate: A Souvenir Guide Paperback – August 1, out of 5 stars 5 ratings.

See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Paperback "Please retry" $ — $ Paperback $ /5(5). Quarry Bank Mill (also known as Styal Mill) in Styal, Cheshire, England, is one of the best preserved textile factories of the Industrial inthe cotton mill is recorded in the National Heritage List for England as a designated Grade II* listed building.

The National Trust, which runs the site as a museum, calls it "one of Britain's greatest industrial heritage Further ownership: National Trust (). Attractions near Quarry Bank: ( km) Quarry Bank Mill & Chapel Woods ( km) Lounges ( km) Angels Travel and Tours ( km) Manchester Gin ( km) Morley Nurseries & Tearoom; View all attractions near Quarry Bank on Tripadvisor $/5(K).

Attractions near Quarry Bank: ( mi) Quarry Bank Mill & Chapel Woods ( mi) Lounges ( mi) Angels Travel and Tours ( mi) Manchester Gin ( mi) Morley Nurseries & Tearoom; View all attractions near Quarry Bank on Tripadvisor $/5(K).

Address: Quarry Bank Mill and Styal Estate, Styal, Wilmslow, Cheshire, SK9 4LA Phone Number: Website: Visit the Quarry Bank Mill and Styal Estate website. Opening Hours & Prices: Opening times and ticket prices.

National Trust Membership: FREE entry to over fantastic places. Reviews: View Quarry Bank Mill and Styal Estate reviews. Nearby. In the mill and garden shops, you’ll find a range of gifts, homeware and garden products.

For a unique souvenir, make sure you pick up a Quarry Bank glass cloth, which has been woven on heritage looms in the mill.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOLLOWING COVID - Pre-booking on the National Trust Website is essential. Quarry Bank Mill is known as one of the best preserved textile mills in England.

The estate dates from the Industrial Revolution, with today’s visitors being able to access the Apprentice House, Gardens, Quarry Bank House, Mill and more. The Quarry Bank estate sits practically on the doorstep of Manchester Airport. Quarry Bank Mill has closed to the public 'until further notice' after its staff were struck down with a mystery illness.

The major National Trust attraction in Styal was shut early on Saturday, with members of the public asked to leave the venue. According to Manchester Evening News, several staff have been taken ill with sickness and diarrhoea.

While visiting a friend near Manchester, we went on a day trip to a nearby historic site near the town of Styal. The mill dates from for 's and produced thread and fabric until Today, it. • Quarry Bank guide book - £ • Life in Styal - £ • Lady of Cotton – David Sekers - £ • From Smuggling to Cotton Kings- The Greg Story - £ To organise a visit to Quarry Bank.

Nothing can replace a visit to a working museum to fully understand life in an early industrial revolution cotton mill. Quarry Bank Mill was built here in Styal, Cheshire, inand was one of the first water-powered cotton-spinning mills.

Quarry Bank had also begun weaving, and like many of the mills near. 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. A comparative study between Quarry Bank Mill and other sites.

Interpreting the Mill Sources Activity: Explore Quarry Bank Mill as an interpretation of the past through images of a Mill, compared with today’s presentation of the site. Home Life & Free Time Tour of Styal Village - handling and activities: Find out how life in Styal differed.

Quarry Bank Mill is an industrial heritage site which includes a cotton mill with working machinery, restored Apprentice House, mill workers' village and country estate. It is situated in Wilmslow, Cheshire and it is great for a day out especially if you have kids.

The mill itself is open to the public and you can see the still working on: Quarry Bank Road Styal Wilmslow SK9 4LA United Kingdom. We’re re-opening the car park, gardens and woodland at Quarry Bank. You will need to book your visit in advance.

Check What’s On for the latest information and to book. You will be turned away if you arrive without a booking. Visited Quarry Bank Mill with my Daughter in Law and my 4 year old grandson. It was lovely sunny day. Great place to visit with children. Lovely walks in the gardens and round the estate.

A fine cafe where you can get a meal, sandwiches or cakes and coffee etc. There's the Apprentice House where small children lived and were schooled.

The Easter bank holiday weekend was filled with laughter, chocolate and lots of family time spent with our relatives up in Manchester.

And, because we wanted to treat the mother-in-law to a nice day out, as well as give Monkey the opportunity to go on an Easter egg hunt, we reached for our trusty NT guide.

We were instantly drawn to Quarry Bank Mill, near Wilmslow in Cheshire. Quarry Bank Mill wedding in Styal Cheshire – Robyn & James Robyn and James got married at Norcliffe Chapel, Styal followed by a Quarry Bank Mill wedding reception.

After a fun morning with the girls, we headed off into their WV camper van to the ceremony where James was waiting. The mill sits on the banks of the River Bollin in the Styal Estate in close proximity to Manchester – the hub of Britain’s cotton industry.

Before the Mill was built, Styal village was a small collection of barns and cottages. As the Mill expanded, many of these original farm buildings were converted into accommodation for the mill workers.

Quarry bank mill and the Styal Estate titled the third spookiest property by the National Trust, has a classic ghost story we all know and love. The Styal estate surrounds a village, farmland, mill owners house and the apprentice house which .Quarry Bank Mill (also known as Styal 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 is recorded in the National Heritage List for England as a designated Grade II* listed building, and inspired the television series The Mill.

A major National Trust attraction has been closed to the public after staff fell ill to a mystery virus. Quarry Bank, in Cheshire - billed as "one .