Building record M9934 - FORMER SOUTH MILL


WATERMILL (Georgian to Late 20th Century)


Grid reference Centred SK 69698 55629 (17m by 19m)
Map sheet SK65NE
District Newark
Civil Parish Southwell, Newark


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Maythorne Mills … water power[ed], probably first for cotton spinning but certainly later for silk. Two mills stand end to end, one (N) three-storey, the other four-storey. (1)
Date of origin … probably the early C19. Two mills can be seen built end to end - one of three storeys, and the other of four and an attic. (2)
Named 'Maythorne Silk Mill'. (3)
Now flats. Late C18, converted c.1988. (4)
See M2781 for the complex, M9933 for the north mill.

Listed buildings slides, 4 slides (Photograph). SNT2648.

<1> Pevsner N, 1979, The Buildings of England: Nottinghamshire 2nd ed., p 334 (Monograph). SNT4.

<2> Smith DM, 1965, The Industrial Archaeology of the East Midlands, p 60 (Published document). SNT1304.

<3> Sanderson G, 1835, 20 miles around Mansfield - 2 in (Map). SNT48.

<4> DOE, Listed Building Description (Published document). SNT228.

Sources/Archives (5)

  • --- Photograph: Listed buildings slides. 4 slides.
  • <1> Monograph: Pevsner N. 1979. The Buildings of England: Nottinghamshire 2nd ed.. Penguin. p 334.
  • <2> Published document: Smith DM. 1965. The Industrial Archaeology of the East Midlands. p 60.
  • <3> Map: Sanderson G. 1835. 20 miles around Mansfield - 2 in.
  • <4> Published document: DOE. Listed Building Description.

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Jan 19 2023 7:34PM

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