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HRS 35 East Lancashire Paper Mill

The East Lancashire Paper Mill in Radcliffe was established on 29th March 1860 and was operational by 1862. It survived until 2001. The site of the works has been cleared and few traces remain. The photo shows the roadway outside the the papermill. 1970s. Part of the site was originally a textile printing works belonging Messr Hutchinson. The generator house had a Uniflow steam engine by Musgrave Bolton and a Mather and Platt generator

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HRS 35 East Lancashire Paper Mill