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The story of the project and resources

 

Mills

Find out about the Lost Mills

 

Bradford from top of Bradford College Westbrook looking NE toward Girlington & hospital. 5 x 4 plate camera 1976 Matthew Davison  Looking toward Girlington & Lady Royd House.

Research pages

 

woman working in mill

Iinterviews and transcripts from the archive

Mansions

Find out about the Ghost mansions

Lady Royd house

 

 

Four mansion stories

Team podcast

 

 

 

 

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Gibson Mill, Hardcastle Crags" by Christopher Combe Photography is licensed under CC BY 2.0.
509 Arts at Hardcastle
Mill scene 1959
man working in mill

About Lost Mills & Ghost Mansions

Explore the fascinating story of Lost Mills Ghost Mansions, a project that uncovers the hidden tales of Bradford’s textile past. Discover how this once vibrant industry has dwindled from over 350 working mills to less than 20. Many of these iconic buildings have vanished or been repurposed, some tragically lost to fires. Join us as we delve into the rich history of Bradford through words, pictures, audio, and video. Don’t miss out on this captivating journey. Read More

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