Item ASHL-25-010 - "Design for fettering Mr Drinkwater's Cotton Mill"

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"Design for fettering Mr Drinkwater's Cotton Mill"


  • Mid 18th century (Creation)

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1 photograph

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Born in Austhorpe Lodge near Leeds.


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A photograph made by Hallam Ashley of a technical drawing done by John Smeaton in the 18th century.
Signed by Smeaton but date missing from the original.

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A higher resolution copy of this image can be made available, subject to a charge. Please see for details. Alternatively, a higher resolution copy can be viewed for free at the Mills Archive; please email to arrange an appointment.

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