PENMACHNO WOOLLEN MILL; FACTORY ISAF, PENMACHNO

Site Details



NPRN
302005
Map Reference
SH85SW
Grid Reference
SH80635285
Unitary (Local) Authority
Conwy
Old County
Caernarfonshire
Community
Bro Machno
Type of Site
WOOLLEN MILL
Broad Class
Industrial
Period
Post Medieval;19th Century

Site Description

Penmachno Woollen Mill is a nineteenth-century-water powered mill that was used for the weaving of the "Penmachno Rug". The mill is open to the public and it features early items of wool-processing equipment.
Sources:
Welsh Mills Society published leaflet, 1999
David Gwyn & Merfyn Williams (1996) ‘A Guide to the Industrial Archaeology of North West Wales’. Association for Industrial Archaeology
B.A.Malaws, 27 September 2001 (edited November 2011)

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