Keys to the Past

Carding Mill (Wooler)

A carding mill once stood between Earle and Wooler Bridge. A watercolour of 1885 shows the mill as a three-storeyed building with a single storey extension. It was destroyed by fire in the early 20th century.

Reference number:N1699
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Event(s):BUILDING SURVEY, The Former Ferguson (Redpath) Transport Premises, South Road, Wooler 2010; North Pennines Archaeology Ltd

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Source of Reference
Local History of Wooler

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