Water Wheels in the Upper Calder Valley (2 parts)
Book No. : 018918
Author: Binn, G. R.
Binding: Soft Cover
Book Condition: Good
Jacket Condition: Slip Case Very Good
Publisher: Halifax Antiquarian Society
Availability: In Stock
Two associated publications. No marks or inscriptions to contents. Minor creasing to paper covers. Two clean tight booklets with a little staining to cover of one and name/number to front. 20 + 25pp.
A study of mill power via water wheels in some of the rivers above Halifax, covering Hebden Bridge, Mytholmroyd, Wainstalls, Todmorden, Sowerby Bridge,.Luddenden etc. Booklet 1 is mainly text with some photos and diagrams, general descriptions and details mill by mill of over twenty-five individual mills. Booklet 2 has maps, photographs, horsepower graphs and wheel dimensions. A very scarce set.