- How many mills remain standing, in 'Arrod?
When we were kids, we used to clamber over the walls of Record Mill,
mainly to get ball-bearings out of the abandoned machinery, to use
as "iron bobbers". I don't know exactly when the mill stopped
production, but I can't remember any activity there, from the late
The mill has now been demolished, replaced by a housing estate, which
extends down the back of Harwood Lane, to within a stone's throw of
--- In greatharwood@y..., Ian Fairclough <ifinwig@b...> wrote:
> There were 21 mills at one time but it became 22 when Record Mill
> in 1919
> "ken.hindle" wrote:
> > .At one time thee were 21 Mills in Gt. Harwood.