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2121459Altham’s Industrial Past (700AD-1960)
DateThursday 20th February 2020
DescriptionIllustrated talk by Brian Jeffery

The subjects are the roles of water and coal in the industrialisation of Altham and the part played by Altham Corn Mill.
Brian will start by briefly outlining the history of Altham before the time of the Norman Conquest. Then he will focus on the 13C Altham Corn Mill and its later relationship with the famous Peel family who arrived in 1769. Both the mill and the Peels played an important part in Altham’s 18 " 20C industrial development.

LocationPendle Heritage Centre, Park Hill,
Price£3:00 members; non members £4.50
Address2 Colne Rd, Barrowford, Nelson, Lancs.
Post codeBB9 6JQ
Telephone No.01282 677150

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