Harvington Mill, December 2020

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Harvington Mill, December 2020

The history has been covered elsewhere, but it was interesting explore; the upper levels were pretty perilous!

It's a shame that it's being left to go to rack and ruin, more so that restoration appears to have started then stopped...

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9. On the death level...


10. The wooden gearing was interesting and still spun!
 

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Nicely done, I enjoyed my visit here its a pleasant place
 

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Visited here this week. Top floor was ok, but you had to be careful. We went at night because we were on the way home from somewhere else!!
 

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Have been watching it’s decline over the last twenty years, always had a look when we went through the Robert Aickman lock next to it. Apparently there were plans for turning it into a restaurant years ago, but as you say, any restoration just seemed to come to a halt.
 
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That old machinery deserves saving, as an example of how power was transmitted by gear wheels alone.
 

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Someone still has an interest in it, as the old way in is now covered with a heavy duty welded cover...
 

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