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- location: off Black Sike Lane, Upperthong
- status: no longer exists
- category: mill
- notes: woollen mill with adjacent reservoir.
Likely disused by the 1890s. The reservoir behind the mill breached in late September 1821 causing flooding and damage in Holmfirth, but fortunately no lives were lost.
Notes and References
- ↑ In some books, such as Hobkirk's Huddersfield: Its History and Natural History (1859), this particular flood is incorrectly dated September 1820.