Mill Dam, Bottoms Mill, Austonley

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  • also known as: Harpin's Dam
  • location: Austonley
  • status: still exists
  • category: small reservoir, pond, etc

Mill dam for Bottoms Mill.

Holmfirth Flood of 1852

The following bodies were found in the mill dam following the Holmfirth Flood of 1852:

According to some newspaper reports, the body of Nancy Marsden was also recovered from the dam.