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Bird's Edge Mill

Early or mid C19. Hammer dressed stone. Stone slate roof. The block nearest the road is of 4 storeys and 7 bays long by 4 bays wide. Venetian window in each gable apex. Added to the north gable is a lower 3-storey range of 28 bays Venetian window in north gable apex. Mill extended at various times.

Refurbished for commercial use.

Umpleby, T. Water mills and furnaces on the Yorkshire Dearne and its tributaries. Wakefield Historical Publications, 2000.

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Address :- Bird's Edge, Cumberworth, West Yorkshire, HD8 8XS
Grid Ref :- SE 20200 07955
Co-ordinates :- Lat - 53.567820 , Long - -1.696467
Local Authority :- Kirklees Council
Pre 1974 County :- Yorkshire - West Riding
Site Condition :- Site refurbished to industrial / commercial use
Site Status :- Listed - Grade II
Listing No :- 1184959
Site Dates :- c1810-1850 -